Large Oval Storage Basket

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
Reign: reign of Thutmose II–Early Joint reign
Date: ca. 1492–1473 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Hatnefer and Ramose (below TT 71), MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium: Halfa grass, palm leaf, linen cord
Dimensions: H. of basket with lid: 22 cm (8 11/16 in); greatest w. 40 cm (15 3/4 in); l. 63.5 cm (25 in) L. of lid 56 cm (22 1/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.57a, b

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