Base for a model

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
2040–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht), chamber

Dimensions

Width x length: 6.6 x 22.6 cm (2 5/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-588

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small rough stand, remains of stucco covering

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 11, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition