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Piglet figurine

Period:
Late Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11–13
Date:
ca. 1700 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Iuy (MMA 61), On surface near tomb, MMA excavations, 1923–24
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
L. 4 × H. 2.5 × W. 1.3 cm (1 9/16 in. × 1 in. × 1/2 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.3.352
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1925–26. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1926.

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