- Museum number
Book of the Dead of Khary Wesay; frame 7; coloured vignettes.
Height: 43.20 centimetres (frame)
Length: 67.40 centimetres (frame)
- Curator's comments
- Nicholson and Shaw, Ancient Egyptian Materials and Technology (Cambridge 2000), p. 114, 116.
Tarasenko, Mykola. 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.
- Not on display
- Papyrus Survey:
Papyrus: cockled, delaminating, insect attack, stained
Backed: white paper (cockled)
Refused for loan to Hildesheim 1990
Refused for loan to USA 1992
Binding: leather (deteriorated)
Object Priority: C
Mount Priority: C
Overall Condition: D
Curatorial condition comment:
fair (incomplete - fragmentary)
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Book of the Dead
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Murray was British Consul-General in Egypt.
- Egypt and Sudan
- BM/Big number
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Frame.7