Base for a model
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht), chamber
Width x length: 13.5 x 23 cm (5 5/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rough stand for a model, with four small dowel holes through stand from top to bottom. Possibly base of a granary.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 5, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1920: received by MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition