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Model fragments of boat equipment

One fragment is a flat-bottomed domed object; the other a long, slender shaft.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 13, pit A. 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, Dynasty 11–12, 2140–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

15-4-457e

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models