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Category:

written document

Name:

papyrus

Period(s):

New Kingdom; Nineteenth Dynasty; reign of Seti I

Description:

substantial parts of the Book of the Dead of Ramose, supervisor of the royal archives, with highly detailed vignettes

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Sedment Egypt; Tomb 134

Dimension(s):

length, 20, m, minimum
height, 41, cm, average

Acquisition:

given; 1922; The Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum

Inscription:

inscription; cursive hieroglyphs and vignettes

Exhibition(s):

Passport to the Egyptian Afterlife: The Book of the Dead of Ramose. 2007-06-19 - 2007-09-16
Organiser: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.), UK
Venue: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.)

Documentation:

Petrie, W.M.F.. Brunton, G.. Sedment II.
p.27

Strudwick, H.. 2009. Papyrus at the Fitzwilliam Museum.Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz
Source Title: Studien zum Altagyptischen Totenbuch 14 () : 201-12
p. 203-4

DuQuesne, T.. 2009. Unconventional Vignettes in the Papyrus of Ramose from Sedment.Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz
Source Title: Studien zum Altagyptischen Totenbuch 14 () : 35-46
p. 35 ff.

Related Object(s):

E.43.1921
E.42.1921

Accession:

Object Number: E.2.1922
(Antiquities)
(record id: 52235; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/52235