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Inscribed Corner of a Sheet

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), inside Box "E" (Sheet 11), MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium:
Linen, ink
Dimensions:
L. 13 × W. 9 cm (5 1/8 × 3 9/16 in.)
Framed: 26 × 12.7 cm (10 1/4 × 5 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.3.151
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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