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Preview image of work. wood,  Wooden needle 27970


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Wooden needle

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Artist Unidentified (Egyptian)


Wooden needle

Creation Date

1938 BCE - 1292 BCE


4 5/8 x 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (11.75 x 3.81 x 3.81 cm)

Object Type


Creation Place

Ancient Mediterranean, Egyptian

Medium and Support


Credit Line

Donated in Honor of Arnold Kates by Barbara Kates-Garnick and Marc B. Garnick '68


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Accession Number


Object Description

Per the Donor, The MET's Commentary: A copper needle, middle kingdom, XII-XVIII Dynasty