Model rocker

Foundation deposit, model tool

Brooklyn Museum, New York 02.226



Dimensions Width 8.5cm, Height 5.1

Material(s) wood

Model wooden rocker. The two moving sides are of thin wood in shape of rockers and are connected by six (originally seven) wooden bars which pierce through the sides. Inner side of one rocker incised with single column of inscription. The inscription is readable, despite that the part of it is broken. End of one rocker and one cross bar are missing. Very dry wood. Length 22.8cm.

Katarzyna Kapiec


Excavated by E. Naville (Egypt Exploration Fund) in the temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari in 1894-1895. Donated to the Brooklyn Museum by the Egypt Exploration Fund.