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Pair of sandals

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), below, Burial of Amenhotep, near, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium:
Papyrus, palm leaf, halfa grass
Dimensions:
left sandal: l. 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in); w. 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in); th. 0.5 cm (3 1/16 in) right sandal: l. 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in); w. 5.9 cm (2 5/16 in); th. 0.5 cm (3 1/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.3.234a, b
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1935–1936. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1936.

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