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Unknown object, flat and rectangular, with remains of stucco and decoration in red. Dowel hole in edge.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 5, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty, 2040–1783 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

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Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Width x length: 5.2 x 9.5 cm (2 1/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-146

Medium or Technique

Wood, stucco

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models