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Pair of ears

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Limestone ear, complete with paint adhering on the exterior rim. The surface is worn.

Provenance

Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Width x length: 4.5 x 7.3 cm (1 3/4 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.02.12

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture