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Fragment of a Composite Bow

Period:
Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Early Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Southern Asasif, unfinished temple area, rubbish from temple platfor, MMA excavations, 1921–22
Medium:
Wood, horn
Dimensions:
l. 30 cm (11 13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.3.304
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations 1921–22. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1925.

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