Item Petrie MSS 5.8.89c [loose] - [415] [Embalming table]

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Petrie MSS 5.8.89c [loose]


[415] [Embalming table]


  • c.1886-1890 (Creation)

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-Embalming-table with lions carved on the sides (Saqqara, step pyramid enclosure of Djoser, 'Tomb' 86 or "galleries of Mariette"; Cairo, Egyptian Museum CG1321 or 1322; probably Late period).
-This photograph is loose between pages 88 and 89. It is numbered 415 and of a slightly bigger size that the other photographs, which suggests it may come from another album.

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Copyright Griffith Institute, University of Oxford

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-'Petrie's Photographs of Egypt: Landscape, monuments, people': (accessed 14/11/2017).
-See TopBib iii2.415.

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