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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: Basket: L. 63.5 cm (25 in.); Greatest w. 40 cm (15 3/4 in.); H. 23 cm (9 1/16 in.) Lid: L. 56 cm (22 1/16 in.); W. 32 cm (12 5/8 in.); H. 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.57a, b

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