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Scribal kniife of the Chief Steward Djehutyhotep

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, Deir el-Bahri, area around Cook's Rest House, MMA excavations, 1930s
Medium:
Bronze or copper alloy
Dimensions:
L. 14 cm (5 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.105.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Museum excavations,1930s. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds; accessioned, 1948.

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