<em>Paddle Doll</em>, ca. 2008-1630 B.C.E. Wood, pigment, 8 1/8 x 2 5/16 x 1/4 in. (20.6 x 5.8 x 0.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.105E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.105E_front_PS2.jpg)

Paddle Doll

Medium: Wood, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 2008-1630 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 8 1/8 x 2 5/16 x 1/4 in. (20.6 x 5.8 x 0.6 cm)



Accession Number: 37.105E

Image: 37.105E_front_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Flat wooden female figurine, without legs, with details of anatomy, garment and jewelry painted on both sides in red, black, and white. On the reverse side is a painted figure of Ta-Weret. Condition: The left arm is missing. There is a large jagged crack in the wood in the middle of the figure. An ancient repair with plaster was made of a large hole in the bottom half of the figure and then painted over. There are two smaller holes, unrepaired, in the center front and back.

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