Book of the Dead of Amenhotep

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


Findspot: Egypt, Thebes

Dimensions

Length (approximately): 350.0 cm (137 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.401.14

Medium or Technique

Ink on papyrus

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

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.

Provenance

From Thebes. 1922: John Ellerton Lodge Collection; 1922: GIven by John Ellerton Lodge to the MFA.
(Accession Date: April 6, 1922)

Credit Line

Gift of John Ellerton Lodge