Ancient Egypt - Small Mummy Linen - (2nd-3rd Centruy BCE)

Description:A small sample of mummy linen in a display jar. Ptolemaic Egypt, c. 332 - 30 BCE. From a mummy found near the Valley of the Golden Mummies.

Size:Average 1cm by 1cm

Provenance:Purchased in linen group from a US gallery, ex-New York Collection

Condition:Wear commensurate with age, each piece unique