Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Sheath for a Model Dagger

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Meir, Tomb of Hapiankhtifi, Mummy, Khashaba excavations, 1910–12
Medium:
Wood, paint, gold leaf
Dimensions:
w. 23 cm (9 1/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1912
Accession Number:
12.183.17a
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 112
Purchased from Sayyid Pasha Khashaba by J. Pierpont Morgan and donated to the Museum, 1912.

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