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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

Collection Overview

Title: Egyptian Book of the Dead fragments
Date range: 1295 BCE - 200 CE
Extent: 0.25 Linear feet
Abstract: Five (5) fragments of inscribed mummy bandage and seven (7) fragments of inscribed papyrus containing texts in hieratic and hieroglyphs that are part of Chapters 1, 17, 72, 85, 86, 93, 108, 109 of the Egyptian Book of the Dead.
Language of materials: English
Repository: John Hay Library, University Archives and Manuscripts
Collection number: MS.Egyptian Fragments.Group 1