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Model dagger of Ukhhotep

Middle Kingdom
Dynasty 12
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Meir, Tomb of Ukhhotep, Mummy's body, Khashaba excavations, 1910–11
Wood, paint, gold leaf
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1911
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 112
Excavated by Sayyid Pasha Khashaba and received in the division of finds. Given by Khashaba to J. Pierpont Morgan who donated it to the Museum, 1911.

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