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Wooden paddle doll: E.50.1946

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Current Location: Gallery 19

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Wooden paddle doll

Description

Wooden paddle doll with red and black painted decoration. These objects functioned as female funerary companions in the Middle Kingdom.

Measurements and weight

Height: 19.5 cm

Find spot

  • Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1946) by Mond, Robert Ludwig, Sir

Dating

Middle Kingdom
-2119 BCE - -1794 BCE

Materials used in production

Wood

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.50.1946
Primary reference Number: 61622
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 23 April 2019 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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