Egyptian cartonnage fragment with hieroglyphsE6
A fragment from a cartonnage sarcophagus with polychrome painted decoration on a plaster surface. The decoration includes two partial lines of hieroglyphic text and a pair of geese.
Egypt, Ptolemaic Period, c. 332-30 BC
15 x 11.5 cms
Fragment as shown, there is a crack along the middle of the fragment
Ex. private collection, Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, UK; acquired mid to late 20th Century