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Part of the lid of a duck case

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Approximately three quarters of a lid for a duck case, composed of three joined fragments.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 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. Findspot Information: From Giza

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2350–2170 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

12-12-54

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects