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Wooden pendant

Wooden end-piece to model flail. Three strands of the beaded end of the flail are carved. There are traces of yellow paint.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 13 Pit A.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, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

21.10554

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants