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Mummy of Nesiamun

Period:
Late Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 25–26
Date:
ca. 712–525 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Priests' Cemetery, Tomb MMA 200s, MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium:
Human remains, linen, mummification material
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.3.12
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
The mummy is not on view, but lies in its coffin (26.3.11a, b).
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art at Deir el Bahri, 1922-23. Allotted to the Museum by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds.

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