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Linen bag

Roughly sewn. Neck drawn together by string. Hieratic ink inscription on cloth. According to the yellow card, this item is stored in the textile dept. Grain from this bag and the other found with it (24.757) is labeled with the field number 23-11-623 and is stored with other items from Sheikh Farag.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag: Tomb S.F.5203 [Excav. date] November 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Accession Number

24.756

Medium or Technique

Linen

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Textiles