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Wig for a paddle doll

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Crude mud ball and cylindrical shapes, with portions of original stringing. Wig for a paddle doll, 13.3603.

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.12

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Accession Number

13.3601

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment