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Model shield (now attached to 21.803)

Wood coated with plaster and painted in black, white and orange.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

21.935

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models