University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:29-87-368
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Dra Abu El-Naga
Locus: Area 1
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 76.6 cm
Credit Line:The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Drah abu el Naga (Thebes), Egypt; Clarence Stanley Fisher, 1921-1923
Other Number:236 - Field No SF

Description

Pottery, greenish buff baking to buff; wet smooth. Cover of mud mixed with straw. Some linen pieces adhering. Contents: 12 or more small bundles tied in rough linen (three saved) with salt (?). Also long narrow strips of linen very stained and of varying widths: --A-- narrowest 3.3 cm. wide 29 metres long; stained; knotted in strips slit at ends as for bandages and one strand only tied. B-- wider strips 13.3 cm. W. C-- one wide piece carefully darned at one end.


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