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Wood fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Accession Number

72.4987

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

One fragment coated with gesso; worm eaten.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition