- Museum number
Book of the Dead: chapter 168; full colour vignettes.
Length: 69.80 centimetres (frame)
Width: 36.20 centimetres (frame)
- Curator's comments
Published: Piankoff, Wanderings of the Soul (1974): pls.17-33.To be included in a study of BD spell 168 by Marcus Mueller (Bonn).
See M. Mueller-Roth, F. Weber in R. Lucarelli et al (ed.), Heraugehen am Tage: Gesammelte Schriften zum altaegyptischen Totenbuch (SAT 17; Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz 2012), p. 126-8.
Mosher, Malcom Jr. 2016. The Book of the Dead, Saite through Ptolemaic periods : a study of traditions evident in versions of texts and vignettes (SPBD Studies), vol. I (BD Spells 1-15) and II (BD Spells 16, 18-30), Charleston.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2010 4th Nov-2011 6th March, Round Reading Room BM, Book of the Dead
- Papyrus Survey:
Pigment: faded, copper degradation, loss, flaking
Backed: brown paper
Displayed in Room 62 until 1997
Binding: Filmoplast T self adhesive linen tape
Object Priority: B
Mount Priority: A
Overall Condition: B
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.6