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Linen Shawl from Wah's Mummy

Period: Middle Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 12
Reign: reign of Amenemhat I, early
Date: ca. 1981–1975 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, Southern Asasif, Tomb of Wah (MMA 1102), over Mummy from ribs to hip, MMA 1920
Medium: Linen, ink
Dimensions: L. 3.0 m (118 1/8 in) + 15 cm fringe; w. 1.10 m (43 5/16 in) + 2 cm fringe
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1940
Accession Number: 40.3.21

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