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Head from a model figure

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 6, pit D

Dimensions

Height: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-200

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Small head from a wooden model or statuette; badly charred.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit D. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition