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Papyrus fragments, Book of the Dead

Period:
Late Period–Ptolemaic Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 26–Ptolemaic Period
Date:
664–200 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Papyrus, ink
Dimensions:
as mounted: 25.4 x 30.5 cm (10 x 12 in.)
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
X.600
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Fragments found in box incorrectly labeled 21.2.21 apparently in the 1960s or before.

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