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Paddle Doll

Middle Kingdom
Dynasty 11
reign of Mentuhotep III
ca. 2000–1988 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Khokha, Tomb MMA 828 (H4), In rubbish in front of tomb with 7A 1067, MMA excavations, 1911
Wood, faience, mud, linen string
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:
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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