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Basket and lid

Red and black strands woven in. Shallow dish with cover.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5015 [Excav. date] November 1923. S.F.5015

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2061–1640 B.C.

Accession Number

24.758a-b

Medium or Technique

Palm fiber?

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture