Base for a model figure
Middle Kingdom, early Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19
8.5 x 4.2 x 2.1 cm
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Complete. Rectangular base for standing statue. Dark colored wood. Oblong holes carved into top to take statue peg legs.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19, pit B. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition