Doll - ROM2014_14102_21



Medium:Carved bone
Geography: al-Fustāt, Egypt
Date: 800-1100 AD
Period: Mediaeval Period
10.5 x 2.8 cm, 0.4 cm
Object number: 931.64.6
Not on view

Objects like this are also found with the rest of the doll's body, which is comprised of pieces of cloth. All that is visible of the bone core in those cases is the face. The holes on the side of this example may have held earrings.

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