Fragment of a linen shroud



Accession Number
EC117
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Tomb equipment, Mummy trappings, Cloth/shroud
Period
Graeco-Roman Period
Material
Textile/fibres (Linen)
Number of Elements
1

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Description

Fragment of linen from a male shroud. 110x276mm. Early-mid 2nd century AD from Thebes. This is from the leg region of an Osiris figure wearing a bead net over a red garment. A portion of a column of inscription is preserved.

Language
Egyptian
Script
Hieroglyphic
Last modified: 25 Jul 2020

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