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Mummy Cloth

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Object Number:E12324.14
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Inscription Language:Hieratic
Length: 7 cm
Width: 24.1 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from R. H. Blanchard, 1912


Inscribed ink.

Fragment of linen mummy wrapping containing text and vignette from the Book of the Dead. This fragment has 2 columns of hieratic text with 4 lines each. Above the text is a vignette showing from right to left: a male figure standing before an offering table(?), a female figure with outstretched arms bowing before a recumbent sphinx, and the goddesses Isis and Nephthys. Black ink.

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