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Book of the Dead Papyrus with Chapters 100 and 129

Period:
Late Period
Date:
664–332 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Said to be from Southern Upper Egypt, Gebelein (Krokodilopolis)
Medium:
Papyrus, ink
Dimensions:
Papyrus H. 25.5 cm (10 1/16 in.); L. 76.9 cm (30 1/4 in.) Framed H. 28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.); L. 81.4 cm (32 1/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.2.18
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Purchased in Luxor from Sayed Molattam, 1924.

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