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Scribe's Knife from the Burial of Amenemhat

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18, early
Reign: reign of Thutmose I–early sole Thutmose III
Date: ca. 1504–1447 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, el-Asasif, Tomb of Neferkhawet (MMA 729), east chamber, Burial of Amenemhat (V), inside coffin, by head, MMA 1934–1935
Medium: Bronze or copper alloy
Dimensions: L. 18.3 cm (7 3/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1935
Accession Number: 35.3.29

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