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Model Boat

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11–13
Date:
ca. 2030–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Meir, Khashaba excavations, 1910–11
Medium:
Wood, paint
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
11.150.9
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated at Meir by Sayyid Pasha Khashaba and received by him in the division of finds. Purchased by the Museum from Khashaba, 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. 272.

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