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Fragment of a mummy case

Egyptian


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: 0.940 W. 0.550

Accession Number

98.66

Medium or Technique

Cartonnage

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Large incomplete fragment. Semicircular collar and two vertical bands of fiqures each flanked by two columns of hieroglyphs.

Much torn. Painted in brown, dark red and white with sumbols, borders, etc.

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