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Linen, mask of Tjuyu

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Yuya and Tjuyu (KV 46), Davis/Quibell & Weigall excavations, 1905
Medium:
Linen
Dimensions:
H. 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in); w. 2.5 cm (1 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Emma B. Andrews, 1907
Accession Number:
07.316.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Quibell & Weigall/Davis Excavations, 1905. Given to Mrs. Andrews by Davis and donated to the Museum by Mrs. Andrews, 1907.

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