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Headrest

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–18
Date:
ca. 2040–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Tomb R 6, Burials D x, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
H. 13 cm × W. 32.8 cm (5 1/8 × 12 15/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.10.329
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916.

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