University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E432B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Ptolemaic
Provenience: Egypt
Gurob
Period: Ptolemaic Period
Thirty-Third Dynasty
Date Made: 305-30BC
Early Date: -305
Late Date: -30
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Linen
Iconography:Book Of The Dead
Man
Goddess
Sycamore
Length: 27.2cm
Width: 10.6cm
Credit Line:Purchased from William Flinders Petrie, 1890
Other NumberES 432 - Original Number

Description

Linen mummy wrapping fragment with hieratic text of the Book of the Dead. Inscribed for Iuhepim(?) son of Tasherentaihet. The Book of the Dead Chapters on this fragment are parts of 52-56. There are 2 vignettes: a man adoring a goddess in a sycamore tree and a man holding the hieroglyph for breath. In the multimedia photo E432B is on the bottom. E432A is the top.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 260-63View Objects cited in this Publication

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