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Shroud fragment

Period:
Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 17–18
Date:
ca. 1580–1479 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Southern Asasif, unfinished temple area, Pit MMA 1019, MMA excavations, 1920–22
Medium:
Linen
Dimensions:
framed: l. 20.6 cm (8 1/8 in); w. 14.9 cm (5 7/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number:
22.3.296b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavations, 1920–22. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1922.

Kockelmann, Holger 2008. Untersuchungen zu den späten Totenbuch-Handschriften auf Mumienbinden, 2 vols. II p. 10 fn5.

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