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Base, four sides and cover. Practically complete. Traces of white plaster coating. Red draught lines on some pieces. Pieces numbered as follows: 21.817a (side) = 15-5-276 21.817b (side) = 15-5-276 21.817c (end) = 15-5-276 21.817d (half of bottom) = 15-5-303 21.817e (end) = 15-5-302 21.817f...

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Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, tomb 10, shaft A (tomb of Djehutynakht). May 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. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 – early Dynasty, 2010–1961 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

21.817

Medium or Technique

Wood, plaster

Collections

The Ancient World

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