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Fragment of a mummy case

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Two fragments; light blue, pink, white, green, etc., crude colors. 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Dendara, Egypy

Dimensions

Overall: (a) 26 x 31cm (10 1/4 x 12 13/16 in.) / (b) 37 x 36 cm (14 9/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

98.1107a-b

Medium or Technique

Cartonnage

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi