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Turban from the Head of a Mummy of a Child

Roman Period
3rd–early 4th century
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Valley north of the Temple of Hatshepsut, Roman Buria XXXIXB, MMA excavations, 1928–29
Linen net
L. 68 cm (26 3/4 in); W. 40 cm (15 3/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Museum excavations, 1928-1929. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds. Accessioned, 1930.

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