mummy-wrapping / animal mummy
Mummy of a dog (?) with naturistically modelled head, face covered with dark-brown linen, one eye applied, the body is wrapped in linen and the front panel is elaborated with concentric squares of interwoven light and dark brown narrow linen bandages.
- Found/Acquired: Thebes
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Thebes (Upper Egypt - archaic))
- Height: 39 centimetres (max)
1991 8 Jan-24 Mar, Birmingham Museum and City Art Gallery, Man’s Best Friend
fair (wrappings worn in places)
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA55172
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