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papyrus

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA10470,28

  • Description

    Book of the Dead of Ani; frame 28; full colour vignettes; yellow double-borders. Spell 84; spell 81a; spell 80.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 68.6 centimetres (frame)
    • Width: 42 centimetres (frame)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        hieroglyphic
      • Inscription Translation

        Titles/epithets include : True Scribe of the King; His Beloved Scribe Reckoning Divine Offerings of All the Gods; Overseer of the Double Granary of the Lord of Tawer Titles/epithets include : Lady of the House; Chantress of Amun
  • Curator's comments

    Published:
    Mosher, Catalogue of the Books of the Dead in the BM: The Papyrus of Hor, (2001), p.76 n.4.
    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. 100.

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  • Bibliography

    • Trismegistos 134357 (http://www.trismegistos.org/text/134357) bibliographic details
    • Quirke 1993 24 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    Papyrus Survey: Condition Details: Papyrus: cockled Black ink Red ink Pigment (loss) Backed: brown paper Mount Details: Sandwich: glass Sandwich: board Binding: Filmoplast T self adhesive linen tape Object Priority: B Mount Priority: A Overall Condition: B Curatorial condition comment: good

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Book of the Dead
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1888

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA10470,28

  • Registration number

    1888,0515.1.28

  • Additional IDs

    • Frame.28
Book of the Dead of Ani; sheet 28; full colour vignettes; yellow double-borders.

Book of the Dead of Ani; sheet 28; full colour vignettes; yellow double-borders.

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