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mummy-cases

Fragment of linen-based cartonnage mummy-case with purple rhomboid, black lines marking cushion-navel indent, on yellow-on-white panel framed by blue-yellow-white-black border. From a group of miscellaneous cemetery finds originally the share of Jesse Haworth from the 1888 excavations of Flinders Petrie at Hawara, initially presented by Haworth to the Victoria and Albert Museum, and transferred to the Petrie Museum in 2004.