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Headrest

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5


Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

21.7 x 19.9 cm (8 9/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1332

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Wooden headrest with fluted column. Made in three pieces, pegged together. Chipped.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza, G 2417 A

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition