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Figure from a model boat

Small figure from a model boat, standing and bent with head turned to right; arma and legs missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, debris in front of Tomb 20. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-80

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models