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Linen Sheet

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
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:
Linen
Dimensions:
Warp: undyed linen, spliced and S twist, 31–56/cm Weft: undyed linen, spliced and S twist, 22–24/cm
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.3.274
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 599
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1935–1936. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1936.

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