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Model ax

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Asyut (Lykopolis), Tomb of Ankhef (Tomb 9), Khashaba excavations
Medium:
Copper, wood, animal hide
Dimensions:
l. 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward S. Harkness, 1917
Accession Number:
17.9.18
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 112
Excavated by Sayyid Pasha Khashaba and received in the division of finds. Purchased by the Museum, 1917.

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