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Mummy label of the woman Trempsaeis, age 65

Period:
Roman Period
Date:
A.D. 3rd century
Geography:
Possibly from Upper Egypt, Thebes; From Egypt
Medium:
Wood, ink
Dimensions:
16.5 × 8.8 cm (6 1/2 × 3 7/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1932
Accession Number:
32.8.14
Not on view
Purchased by the Museum in Egypt, 1932.

Vleeming, Sven 1998. "Some Mummy Labels in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York." In Egyptian Religion. The Last Thousand Years: Studies Dedicated to the Memory of Jan Quaegebeur, 84, pp. 500-501, 515, no. 11.

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