Cartonnage Fragment


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Artifact Identification Cartonnage Fragment   (1923.01.0026)
  1. Communication Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
  4. :
  5. Funerary Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Roman Empire, 30 BCE -323 CE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 29.7 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 20.4 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight 64 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Textile--Linen, Plant--Flax, Plant--Fiber, Plaster, Pigment--Paint
Manufacturing Processes Weaving, Painting
Munsell Color Information Dark Orange Yellow (10YR 6/8 ) -ns Moderate Reddish Brown ( 10R 3/6) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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