Location: On Display in the Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display

From: Egypt | Sedment

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E14347.1
Current Location Ancient Egypt: Discovery to Display - On Display
Provenience Egypt | Sedment
Locus Tomb 2111, Tomb of Khentkhety
Period First Intermediate Period
Date Made 2130-1980 BCE
Section Egyptian
Materials Wood | Pigment | Gesso
Technique Painted
Iconography Boat | Men | Oars

Row boat with 16 figures (14 oarsmen, 1 man at rudder, 1 with bumper at the prow). 10 of the oars preserved, and four further fragments (E14347.2-.5).

Height 20 cm
Length 73 cm
Width 14.5 cm
Credit Line Distribution from the British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1921

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