Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Boomerang

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–18
Date:
ca. 1981–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
h. 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in); w. 50.5 cm (19 7/8 in); d. 1.5 cm (9/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.150.35
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Purchased in Qurna, 1911.

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