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Wooden steering oar from a model boat

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .272

Accession Number

21.943

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Fragment of steering oar, painted red, white, and green. Lotus pattern on blade.
Other items from this field number are 21.944, 21.10554.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El Bersha, Pit 13A.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition