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Boat model (?), traces of paint, broken at one side.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S.F.218. 1912: 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, 2061–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 3 x 8.3 cm (1 7/8 x 1 3/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3796

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models