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Painting fragment

Museum number:
6-21387
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21060021387
Alternate number:
815 (field number)
Accession number:
Acc.54/56/63/107
Object count:
1
Description:
Three fragments of painted panels, inscribed in Demotic; one figure nearly complete, plaster on cloth upon wood. Roman.
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Cemetery 7 or 8, Tebtunis, Faiyum region
Verbatim coll. place:
Tebtunis (Umm el Baragat)?; C.7 or 8 Cemetery VII or VIII
Culture or time period:
Roman Empire (27 BC–395 AD)
Collector:
Arthur S. Hunt and Bernard P. Grenfell
Collection date:
1899-1900
Materials:
Paint (coating), Textile materials, and Wood (plant material) (identified by dr. caroline cartwright, british museum, 2016)
Taxon:
Cedrus libani
Object type:
archaeology
Department:
Ancient Egypt
Dimensions:
two panels mounted together— length 23.5 inches
Loans:
S2018-2019 #8: Bancroft Library (UC Berkeley) (October 9, 2019–January 19, 2021)
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