Paddle doll

Egyptian
Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynast
2465–1991 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Naga el-Deir, N 428

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 6 x 16.2 cm (1 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1693

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

“Doll”; flat, shingle-like “concubine”; with traces of black and red paint.

Provenance

From Naga el-Deir, N 428 / Exp.Ph. OS C 8906

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947