Paddle doll

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naga el-Deir, N 232

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .242 m. W. .076 m. TH. .007 m.

Accession Number

47.1691

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

“Doll” flat, shingle-like. “concubine”: left arm broken off in antiquity and fitted on with dowels; some details painted on in black.

Provenance

From Naga el-Deir, N 232 / Exp.Ph. OS C 8907

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947