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Model hekat scepter

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Meir, Burial of Seni, Khashaba excavations, 1910–11
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
l. 58 cm (22 13/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.150.20a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 112
Excavated by A. Kamal for Khashaba in 1910. Purchased by the Museum from Khalid Taya, Luxor, 1911.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 286.

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