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Pair of ears

Pair of ears, with remains of plaster, from a mummy.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit A and chamber Y debris. 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,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 6.6 cm (2 1/2 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-109

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi