Fragment of a mummy case

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypy, Dendara

Dimensions

Overall: (a) 26 x 31cm (10 1/4 x 12 13/16 in.) / (b) 37 x 36 cm (14 9/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1107a-b

Medium or Technique

Cartonnage

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Two fragments; light blue, pink, white, green, etc., crude colors. From Denderah.

Provenance

From Dendara. 1898: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at the general meeting of the EEF.
(Accession Date: November 1, 1898)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription