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Mummy of Irethorrou in coffin
Mummy of Irethorrou in coffin
Date:
ca. 500 BC
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Bone, Wood, Linen, Pigment, Resin, Faiance
Dimensions:
177.8 x 61 x 43.2 cm (70 x 24 x 17 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Africa
Culture/People:
Egyptian
Provenance:

Probably purchased by Jeremiah Lynch in Egypt, c. 1889-1890, town of Girgeh

Accession Number:
42895a-c
Acquisition Date:
1917-07-06
Credit Line:

Gift of the First Federal Trust Company (from the Estate of Jeremiah Lynch)

Exhibition History:

Haggin Museum, Stockton California, c. 1984 - 2009

coffin in two parts (base + lid) and
mummy of a male human skeleton mummified with amulets between linen wrapping.

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Wedjat eye
Wedjat eye (Late Period, 525–305 BC)
Fragment
Fragment (6th–7th century)
Heart amulet
Heart amulet (Late Period, 525–305 BC)
Fragment, probably of a clavus
Fragment, probably of a clavus (6th–8th century)