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written document




Book of the Dead extracts with no vignettes, written on both sides of a single sheet

Field Collection

Ramesseum Thebes Egypt


length 34.5 cm
width 27 cm


Twenty-second Dynasty
Third Intermediate period
reign of Osorkon I


924 B.C. — 889 B.C.


given: Egyptian Research Account 1896 (Filtered for: Antiquities)


  1. inscription
    Position: on both sides
    Interpretation: Side one: Chapter 17; Side two: Chapter 29, parts of Chapters 11 and 142
    Language: hieratic


  1. Quibell, J.
    (1898) The Ramesseum (1898) [page: 10-11]
    [comments: pl. XVII]
  2. Rozeik, Christina
    (2007) The papyrus of Nakhtefmut: new life for a Book of the Dead , Cambridge (Cambs.) : The Fitzwilliam Museum (2007) Cambridge (Cambs.): The Fitzwilliam Museum [page: ]
  3. Strudwick, H.
    (2009) Papyrus at the Fitzwilliam Museum , Wiesbaden : Harrassowitz (2009) Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz [page: 201]
    Source title: Studien zum Altagyptischen Totenbuch (

Accession Number

E.100.1896 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 49510; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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