- Museum number
Gilded cartonnage mummy-case of Henutmehyt in two sections; leg-section is open-work.
Height: 173 centimetres (in total)
Width: 38 centimetres (in total)
- Curator's comments
Taylor in Davies, Colour and Painting, London 2001, p. 170, col. pl. 50 , col. pl. 51 ;
N. Strudwick, Masterpieces of Ancient Egypt, London 2006, pp. 214-6.
J.H. Taylor & D. Antoine, Ancient lives, new discoveries, London 2014, p. 61.
Published: J. H. Taylor, 'The Burial Assemblage of Henutmehyt: Inventory, Date and Provenance' in W. V. Davies (ed), Studies in Egyptian Antiquities: A Tribute to T. G. H. James (BM Occasional Paper 123, 1999), 59-72.
- On display (G63/dc9)
- Exhibition history
1990 24 Mar-10 Jun, Australia, Canberra, National Gallery of Australia, Civilization: Ancient Treasures from the British Museum, cat. no.37
1990 28 Jun-23 Sep, Australia, Melbourne, Museum of Victoria, Civilization: Ancient Treasures from the British Museum, cat. no.37
2010 4th Nov-2011 6th March, Round Reading Room BM, Book of the Dead
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
- BM/Big number
- Registration number