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Headrest

Period:
New Kingdom-Third Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 20-22
Date:
ca. 1100–900 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Path from village to house, Shallow grave, MMA excavations
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.1115
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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