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Base for a headrest

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Square with a circular raised area in the center. Fits with 15-5-266.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, near Tomb 8. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

8.1 x 4.1 cm

Accession Number

15-4-203

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture