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Paddle doll

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Date:
ca. 2124–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 110, MMA excavations, 1926–27
Medium:
Pine wood, paint
Dimensions:
h. with part of wig 20 cm (7 7/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.3.52a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926–1927. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1927.

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