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Magic wand

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11–18
Date:
ca. 2124–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb MMA 741, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium:
Ivory or bone
Dimensions:
L. 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.105.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavations of the Metropolitan Museum of Art Egyptian Expedition in the Asasif, Thebes, 1935-36. Allotted to the Museum by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds. Shipped to New York and accessioned, 1948.

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