Book of the Dead of Amenhotep
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Thebes
Length (approximately): 350.0 cm (137 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ink on papyrus
Not On View
Papyrus of the Overseer of the Builders of Amen, the Overseer of the Construction Works of Amun, and the Overseer of Construction Works of Mut, Lady of Isher, Amenhotep, born of Kem, begotten by the Overseer of Builders, Sena. 14 separate pieces.
Section of Book of the Dead, chapters 179, 55+38B, 63A, 89, 64, 43 and 30A. Vignettes accompany all except 63A.
From Thebes. 1922: John Ellerton Lodge Collection; 1922: GIven by John Ellerton Lodge to the MFA.
(Accession Date: April 6, 1922)
Gift of John Ellerton Lodge