RIAMCO

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Egyptian Book of the Dead fragments

Brown University Library

Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Telephone: Manuscripts: 401-863-3723; University Archives: 401-863-2148
Email: Manuscripts: hay@brown.edu; University Archives: archives@brown.edu

Administrative Information

ABOUT THE COLLECTION  
Acquisition: Fragments A18076 and A18077 were a gift from an anonymous donor circa 1900. Fragments A18901(1) and A18901(2) were a gift from the estate of the Reverend Lysander Dickerman in 1903. It is not known how Dickerman acquired the fragments.
ABOUT THE FINDING AID  
Author: Finding aid prepared by Karen Eberhart.
Encoding: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2016-09-06
Descriptive rules: Finding aid based on Describing Archives: A Content Standard (DACS)