Fragments of a mummy case

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Dendara

Dimensions

Overall: (a) 40 x 35 cm (15 3/4 x 13 3/4 in.) / (b) 25 x 30 cm (9 13/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1106a-b

Medium or Technique

Cartonnage

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Two fragments; painted in red, green, orange, white and black; borders of red and green triangles. 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