Recurve Selfbow

Period: New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 18
Reign: reign of Thutmose II to Early Joint reign
Date: ca. 1492–1473 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Senenmut (TT 71), below entrance, deposit of hunting weapons, MMA excavations, 1935–36
Medium: wood
Dimensions: Length tip to tip 172.5 cm (68 15/16 in.); Length of outer curve 179.5 (70 11/16 in.); Greatest diam. 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number: 36.3.211

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