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Papyrus fragments, Book of the Dead

Late Period
Dynasty 26–30
664–332 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Dagi (MMA 807) and Tomb TT 66, MMA excavations
Papyrus, ink
Frame: H. 14.7 x W. 17.2 cm (5 13/16 x 6 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 130
Excavated by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Allotted to the Museum by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds.

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