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Fragment of khekher frieze

Fragment of wood inlaid with blue faience.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19B. 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, early Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

21.479

Medium or Technique

Wood, faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture