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Lid of plaited fibre.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 1913: 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. Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F.186

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3782

Medium or Technique

Fibre

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture