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Stringing and Drilling Beads, Tomb of Rekhmire

Artist:
Nina de Garis Davies (1881–1965)
Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1504–1425 B.C.
Geography:
Original from Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Rekhmire (TT 100)
Medium:
Paper, tempera paint, ink
Dimensions:
facsimile: h. 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in); w. 62.5 cm (24 5/8 in); scale 1:1 framed: h. 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in); w. 66 cm (26 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.6.25
Not on view
Painted at Qurna by Nina de Garis Davies for the Graphic Section of the Museum's Egyptian Expedition, 1929. Accessioned 1931.

Wilkinson, Charles K. 1979. Egyptian Wall Paintings: The Metropolitan Museum's Collection of Facsimiles, The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, new ser., vol. 36, no. 4 (Spring), New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 48, fig. 54.

Wilkinson, Charles K. and Marsha Hill 1983. Egyptian Wall Paintings: The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Collection of Facsimiles. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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