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Wooden bed

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Wooden funerary bed. Foot-board decayed and missing. Put together in 1940.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma. 1913: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over. Findspot Information: From Kerma, K 1029? HU-MFA / Su 1147?

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Kerma,

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 1.83 m.

Accession Number

13.4363

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture