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Paddle Doll

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Reign:
reign of Mentuhotep III
Date:
ca. 2000–1988 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Khokha, Tomb MMA 828 (H4), In rubbish in front of tomb with 7A 1067, MMA excavations, 1911
Medium:
Wood, faience, mud, linen string
Dimensions:
H. of body, 21.2 cm (8 3/8 in.); l. of hair: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.10.90
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1911. Acquired in the division of finds and accessioned, 1915.

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