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Three small, badly damaged figures.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, debris of pit B in front of tomb of Djehutyhotep. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-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, early Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

15-5-624

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models