Mummy Covering



Fragments of cartonnage covering placed over of a mummy that fit together to form an image of a winged goddess. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Incomplete, cracked surface, surface dirt. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no. 243708. Purchased at Sotheby's, London, 22 October 1934 (Mansoor Abd Essayid collection) Lot 145/31 "Two Masks; four Collars; a Winged Nut; a winged Scarabaeus; eight Figures of funerary Deities; eight Fragments of Bands; and five Sandals, in cartonnage painted and gilt".