Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farak
Overall: 170 x 3.1 cm A) Length x width (largest piece): 52 x 2.5 cm (20 1/2 x 1 in.)
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A long, straight staff that is now broken into four fragments. The stick is made from a light colored wood, that has been smoothed, and is undecorated. The top of the staff is squared, while the bottom is rounded and exhibits slight wear marks.
From Sheikh Farag (tomb SF5129), Egypt; 1923: 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