Model Sailing Boat Transporting a Mummy

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12
Reign: Amenemhat II, late
Date: ca. 1900–1885 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Mastaba B (Djehuty), South Area, between mastaba and south enclosure wall, MMA excavations, 1930–31
Medium: Wood, paint
Dimensions: L. 80.6 cm (31 3/4 in.); W. 21.2 cm (8 3/8 in.); H. to top of mast 54 cm (21 1/4 in.) Beam L. 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1932
Accession Number: 32.1.124a

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