150 dpi image of 588-1of2
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Title: Painting (drawing), [2nd cent. B.C.] Subject: Gods, Egyptian --Art --332-30 B.C. Funeral rites and ceremonies, Ancient --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Subliterary papyri --Egypt --332-30 B.C. Material: 1 item : papyrus, two large fragments which do not join, covered with blue, red and black paint, mounted in two frames of glass. Note: Dimensions of fragments are 24.8 x 15.7 cm. or smaller. Painted along the fibers on the recto. Extracted from mummy cartonnage with P.Duk.inv. 589-597. P.Duk.inv. 588 (b) was formerly P.Duk.inv. 71 0 and P.Duk.inv. 71 1. Papyrus painting on strips of mummy cartonnage from the Arsinoites(?) (modern name: Fayyum), Egypt. Has representations of the four sons of Horus as canopic gods. One strip has a documentary text in Greek (P.Duk.inv. 588 (a)). Descriptive database available in repository.
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