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Sheet, linen mark, fine spin, fine weave

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), location not recorded, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium:
Linen
Dimensions:
L. 524 cm (206 5/16 in); w. 145 cm (57 1/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.3.118
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 116
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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