Model rocker

Foundation deposit, model tool

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 25.3.106

Provenance

Description

Material(s) wood

Wooden model tool. The two moving sides are of thin wood in shape of rockers and were connected originally by ten wooden bars which pierce through the sides. Nine bars are preserved, two of them are broken. Uninscribed. Length 20.5cm.

Katarzyna Kapiec

History

Excavated by the H.E. Winlock (Metropolitan Museum of Art) in the temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari in 1923-1924. Gained by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1925 in the division of finds (Rogers Fund).

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