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Brush

Brush, tied in middle.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6B, pit C. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-49

Medium or Technique

Fibre

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Painting