Fragments from a mummy covering
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
Findspot: Egypt, Dendara
Overall: 26 x 70 cm (10 1/4 x 27 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Two fragments; symbols and squares in red, green, white, yellow and black. Badly torn. From Denderah.
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)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription