Large Oval Storage Basket

Halfa grass, palm leaf, linen cord | 25in | c. 1492-1473 B.C.

Unknown Artist

The undisturbed tomb of a woman named Hatnefer (36.3.1) was discovered by the Museum's Egyptian Expedition in 1936. This find was particularly interesting because Hatnefer was the mother of Senenmut, a well-known official of the female pharaoh Hatshe...
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