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Image of Limestone handle 27975

Artist

Unknown Artist (Egyptian)

Title

Limestone handle

Century

el Light XI – XVI dynasty 2134-1675 BC

Dimensions

2 3/4 x 1 in. (7 x 2.54 cm)

Object Type

implement/tool

Creation Place

Ancient Mediterranean, Egyptian

Medium and Support

limestone

Credit Line

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

Copyright

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Accession Number

2014.26.5

Object Description

Per the Donor, The MET's Commentary: Handle made of limestone from el Light XI – XVI dynasty 2134-1675 BC

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