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Fragment of a Paddle Doll

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Date:
ca. 2030–1981 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 511, MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
L. 14 cm (5 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.3.228
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1922-23. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1923. Brought to New York and accessioned by the Museum, 1926.

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