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Fragments of a walking stick

6 large and 5 small fragments of a long walking stick. Light wood with dark reddish brown bark. End rounded. (The five small pieces are stored in a plexi box on the palette with the large pieces)

Provenance

From Sheik Farag, Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2061–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farak, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width (largest piece): 47 x 2.8 cm (18 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-656

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Personal accessories