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Basket

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Senenmut Quarry, 18th Dynasty rubbish, MMA excavations, 1926–27
Medium:
Fiber
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.3.583
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926–1927. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1927.

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