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Length of Very Sheer Linen Cloth

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: Greatest length 515 cm (202 3/4 in); greatest width 161 cm (63 3/8 in); Weight 140 grams (5 oz.) 46 warp x 30 weft per sq. cm. These measurements made by Nobuko Kajitani and recorded by Nobuko Kajitani
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.111

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