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Fragment of painted linen square

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.


From Thebes, Deir el-Bahari. 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

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

Object Place

Deir el-Bahari, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Fragments