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Mummy Cloth

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Object Number:E12324.7
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Linen
Ink
Inscription Language:Hieratic
Length: 5.8 cm
Width: 32.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from R. H. Blanchard, 1912

Description

Inscribed ink.

Fragment of linen mummy wrapping containing text from the Book of the Dead. This fragment has 2 columns of hieratic text – 7 lines on the right and 6 on the left. There is no accompanying vignette. Black ink.

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