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Basket

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep I
Date:
ca. 1525–1504 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Meritamun (TT 358, MMA 65), corridor, MMA excavations, 1928–29
Medium:
Palm leaf
Dimensions:
H. 40 cm (15 3/4 in); w. 58 cm (22 13/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.3.18a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 114
Museum excavations, 1928-1929. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds. Accessioned, 1930.

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