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Spoon

Ivory; handle, duck's head; made in two pieces. Repaired.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF 162. 1913: 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, 2061–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Accession Number

13.3727a-b

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Household