Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Drill cap

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1981–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht South, Mastaba of Senwosretankh, Pit 38, MMA excavations, 1932–33
Medium:
Granodiorite
Dimensions:
diam. 7 cm (2 3/4 in); th. 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.1.31
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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