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Fragment

This is a flat squarish fragment of metal.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF 244. 1923: 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, 2040–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 0.1 x 0.9 cm (1/4 x 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-284e

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments