Body fragment of a female figure
Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–10 (?)
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, 2102
Width x length: 5.2 x 11 cm (2 1/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One clay fragment of a female figurine. It is crudely modeled. The details are indicated by irregular dots and strokes. The accession card shows the figure with a head, however, the head is now missing. A pin, which once held the head in place, sticks out of the neck area.
From Mesheikh, Mes/2102. 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