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Boat of the Dead Tomb Figures, 2000–1700 BC

This is a Tomb figures. It is dated 2000–1700 BC and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is carved and painted wood. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Estate of David Wolfe Bishop. It is credited Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop.

Its dimensions are

H x L x W (a and b): 52.7 × 100 × 17.8 cm (20 3/4 in. × 39 3/8 in. × 7 in.)

Cite this object as

Boat of the Dead Tomb Figures, 2000–1700 BC; Egypt; carved and painted wood; H x L x W (a and b): 52.7 × 100 × 17.8 cm (20 3/4 in. × 39 3/8 in. × 7 in.); Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop; 1951-84-7-a,b

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