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Grain mummy

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Small dark, linen wrapped mummiform with gold leaf face.

Provenance

1996: given to the MFA by Meg Holmes Robbins in honor of Arden Robbins and Cassie Robbins.

Credit Line

Gift of Meg Holmes Robbins in honor of Arden Robbins and Cassie Robbins

Egyptian, Late Period–Hellenistic Period, Dynasty 25–Ptole, 760–30 B.C.

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Dimensions

Height x width: 16 x 4.2 cm (6 5/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1996.271

Medium or Technique

Mud, grain, linen and gold leaf

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment