Mummy mask and cartonnage



Accession Number
AB126
Current Location
Cardiff University, C/O Phil Parkes
Object Type
Tomb equipment, Mummy trappings, Mask
Period
Graeco-Roman Period
Dynasty
Ptolemaic Period
Materials
Cartonnage | Metals/alloys (Gold leaf)
Number of Elements
2
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

A gilt mummy mask and cartonnage in a very fragile condition, dating to the Ptolemaic Period. This object was found in coffin AB118, although it is uncertain if the object belongs with the coffin. It was a gift from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth.

Other Identity
EC1841 (number deleted)
Previous Owner
University of Wales, Aberystwyth
Acquisition
Gift, The University of Wales, Aberystwyth (24 Mar 1997)
Last modified: 05 Nov 2021

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