Fish Mummy in Wrappings

Egyptian, Egypt, Africa

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500 BCE-399 CE

Mummy cloth

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through a gift from President Ernest M. Hopkins, Class of 1901

45.5.10915

Geography/Culture

Africa, Northern Africa, Egypt

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact: Votive

Classification

Ancient Egypt

Africa

Not on view

Course History

REL 55, Ancient Egyptian Religion, Susan Ackerman, Spring 2015

REL 55, Ancient Egyptian Religion, Susan Ackerman, Spring 2015

Exhibition History

Egyptian Antiquities at Dartmouth, Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 12, 2011-August 13, 2012.

Regional Selections 30, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 7-August 3, 2003.

Death and Dying: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 55, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 11-March 26, 1995.

Provenance

Khan Khalil, Makers & Exporters of Egyptian Luxury Products, proprietors, A. and Ed. C. Anawati, 23-25, Rue Fouad 1er, Alexandria, Egypt; sold to the present collection, 1945.

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