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Fragment of Magical Papyrus

Period:
Third Intermediate Period–Saite Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 25–26
Date:
ca. 712–525 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb MMA 801 (Embalmers' cache), MMA excavations
Medium:
Papyrus, ink
Dimensions:
H. 6 x W. 7.5 cm (2 3/8 x 2 15/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.3.113
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art Egyptian Expedition, 1921-1922. Allotted to the Museum by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds

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