Mummy Shroud card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Mummy Shroud


Currently not on display


Piece of painted linen cloth, painted in black, red, yellow and pink to imitate the stuccoed or bead decoration of a mummy. On pectoral portion of the winged disc with uraei, and two hawks with discs on heads. Below nine curved rows of pedestal design. Torn and frayed preservation. Fine technique.