Sarcophagus Fragments

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Product Number:20343

Size:

25" x 17"

Date:

305-30 BC
From a wooden sarcophagus, covered with a layer of gesso, the painted face completely peeled off, the nemes head cloth black, the collar necklace decorative. The Mummy mask and the anthropoid sarcophagus emulated the divine Osiris and aided the deceased in the perilous journey to the next world where it was believed that resurrection would magically occur. Ptolemaic.

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