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Fragment mummy linen

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Fragment of mummy linen. Painted. Hawk wearing double crown, and two canopic jars. Above band of inscription with right wing of sun disc. The vertical and one horizontal block of inscription, colored black, yellow, red, pink, and green.

Provenance

Ross Collection.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Egyptian, Hellenistic to early Roman Period, late 4th century B.C.–2nd century A.D.

Dimensions

40 x 42 cm (15 3/4 x 16 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .420 x .400

Accession Number

20.895

Medium or Technique

Linen

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Mummy Trappings