Papyrus Book of the Dead Fragments for Qed-Mut

Forty-two ancient Egyptian papyrus fragments inscribed in ink with Hieroglyphic text from the Book of the Dead for Qed-Mut.

New Kingdom, 18th - 19th Dynasty
Ca. 1350 - 1200 BC.
Length as framed: 9 1/2 in. (24 cm).

The fragments have been positioned within the frame using Chapter 17 of the Book of the Dead of Iuiya as a template, it provides the closest parallel to the papyrus of Qed-Mut (see Theodore M. Davis, The Tomb of Iouiya and Touiyou with The Funeral Papyrus of Iouiya, Duckworth Egyptology, London 2000).

Formerly in a French private collection, acquired in 1967.
Inv#: 8580
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