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Walking sticks

Four fragments of an undecorated walking stick (also numbered SF5129).

Provenance

From Sheikh Farak, Egypt; 1923. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2061–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farak, Egypt

Dimensions

A) Length x width (largest piece): 52 x 2.5 cm (20 1/2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

23-12-6

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Personal accessories