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A series of fragments from the funerary papyrus of a man named Reri with vignettes and text in hieratic from the Book of the Dead.
Height: 51.10 centimetres (frame)
Height: 44 centimetres
Weight: 6.60 kilograms (papyrus in sandwich glass/framed)
Width: 86.10 centimetres (frame)
Width: 77 centimetres
Depth: 0.60 centimetres (frame)
- Curator's comments
Mosher, The Papyrus of Hor, (2001), pl.24.4, 24.6, 27, p.81 n.35, p.91 n.82&88.
J.H. Taylor & D. Antoine, Ancient lives, new discoveries, London 2014, p. 111.
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
2012 July - September, Tokyo, Mori museum, The Book of the Dead: Journey Through the Afterlife
2012, October - November, Fukuoka Museum of Art, The Book of the Dead
2014-15 22 May to 19 April, London, British Museum, 'Ancient Lives, New Discoveries'
- Papyrus Survey:
Binding: Filmoplast T
Object Priority: A
Mount Priority: A
Overall Condition: B
- Associated titles
Inscription from: Book of the Dead
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
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