CARTONNAGE FRAGMENT - Egyptian

CARTONNAGE FRAGMENT - Egyptian

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Product Number:48311

Size:

7" x 6"

Date:

1200-1085 BC
Stucco over linen cartonnage fragment depicts the weighing of the heart ceremony with Anubis, the jackal-headed patron God of embalming who presided over mummification and accompanied the dead to the hereafter, under a scale with Ammit, a funerary deity with a body that was part lion, hippopotamus and crocodile. Hieroglyphs in the background. Colors include yellow, green, light beige and black. Comes in a shadow box. New Kingdom, 20th Dynasty.

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