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Fragments from a Chair

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, in chip below tomb of Hatnefer & Ramose, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium:
Wood, ivory
Dimensions:
a) l. 29.8 cm (11 3/4 in) b) l. 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in) c) l. 17.7 cm (6 15/16 in) d) l. 18 cm (7 1/16 in) e) l. 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in) f) l. 20 cm (7 7/8 in) g) l. 18 cm
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.3.236a–g
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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