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Title: Pair of clappers
Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12, mid - Dynasty 13
Date: ca. 1900–1640 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery south of pyramid below House A1:1, Pit 885, MMA excavations, 1920–21
Medium: Hippopotamus ivory
Dimensions: a: L. 17.3 × W. 2.8 × Th. 0.7 cm (6 13/16 × 1 1/8 × 1/4 in.); b: L. 14.3 × W. 2.8 × Th. 0.8 cm (5 5/8 × 1 1/8 × 5/16 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number: 22.1.143a, b
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