Leather (Stola?) card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Leather (Stola?)


Currently not on display


Fragment of red leather, perhaps stola (braces) from a mummy of the Third Intermediate Period. Accompanying label from before 1956 reads: "LEATHER FROM A MUMMY. BROUGHT FROM EGYPT BY BELZONI. S. WOODWARD'S COLL.". CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, surface loss, surface cracked, dry, label adhered to surface.