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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
Not on view
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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