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Paddle Doll

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Date:
ca. 2030–1981 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Tomb MMA 839, MMA excavations, 1929–30
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
h. 20.2 cm (7 15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.3.45
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1929–1930. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1931.

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