Gable-topped Linen Chest

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: Wood, gesso
Dimensions: L. 69.5 cm (27 3/8 in); w. 36 cm (14 3/16 in); h. 44 cm (17 5/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.56a, b

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