Fragment of linen



Accession Number
EC163
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Tomb equipment, Mummy trappings, Cloth/shroud
Period
Graeco-Roman Period
Material
Textile/fibres (Linen)
Measurements
Length: 285mm | Width: 238mm
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

A fragment of linen decorated with a painting of a jackal-headed deity holding folded mummy bandage. It dates to the Roman Period and was purchased by Wellcome at auction in 1906 from the collection of Robert de Rustafjaell.

Last modified: 18 Dec 2021

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