Magic rod fragment

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12–13
Date: ca. 1981–1640 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Cemetery, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium: Steatite, green glazed
Dimensions: L. 2.6 cm (1 in.); W. 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); H. 1 cm (3/8 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number: 22.1.565

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