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Fragment of painted linen square

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Deir el-Bahari

Dimensions

Overall: 36 x 18 cm (14 3/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

07.538

Medium or Technique

Linen

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Coarse natural-colored linen; parts of figures and hieroglyphics painted on it. A line of red and two lines of yellow are painted around three sides. From Deir-el-Bahari.

Provenance

From Thebes, Deir el-Bahri. 1907: Excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription