- Museum number
Book of the Dead of Nakht; frame 21; offering-vignette.
- Curator's comments
Shaw and Nicholson. BM Dictionary of Ancient Egypt. p. 53
Lucarelli, Rita. 2015. The inhabitants of the Fourteenth Hill of Spell 149 of the Book of the Dead. In Morenz, Ludwig D. and Amr El Hawary (eds). Weitergabe: Festschrift für die Ägyptologin Ursula Rößler-Köhler zum 65. Geburtstag, 275-291. Weisbaden: Harrassowitz.
Tarasenko, M. 2016. Studies on the vignettes from chapter 17 of the Book of the Dead. I, The image of mś.w Bdšt in ancient Egyptian mythology (Archaeopress Egyptology 16), Oxford, p. 91, 93.
Tarasenko, M. 2020. The Vignettes of Chapter 17 from the Book of the Dead as found in the Papyrus of Nakht (Papyrus London BM EA 10471): At the Beginnning of the Ramesside Iconographic Tradition, Journal of the Hellenistic Institute of Egyptology 3, 131-146.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2010 4th Nov-2011 6th March, Round Reading Room BM, Book of the Dead
- Papyrus Survey:
Papyrus: bleached, friable
Pigments: faded, friable, loss, cracked, flaking
Backed: brown paper
Checked for loan to Hildesheim 1990
Checked for loan to Mexico 1991
Checked for loan to USA 1999 (AFA)
Displayed in Room 63 until 1997
Binding: Filmoplast T self adhesive linen tape
Object Priority: B
Mount Priority: A
Overall Condition: C
Curatorial condition comment:
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Book of the Dead
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
- BM/Big number
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Frame.21