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Cosmetic box

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One square piece, with a circular, hollow in center, top recessed for lid, angles cut away for inlay. Leather knot labeled E. miscellaneous 77A inside box.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. S.F. 6013. 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,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .062 Length: .057 W. .021 H.

Accession Number

13.3593

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical