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    Book of the Dead Papyrus
    Egypt.
    Late New Kingdom, ca. 1000 B.C.
    6-3/4"W. x 4"H.
    Upper portion of a page or scroll decorated in black ink and colored paint on papyrus. Text is a spell against snakes, having an upper hieroglyphic register and lower registers of human figures, snakes and a donkey. Professionally mounted and matted in an acid free mat.


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    March, 2008
    19th Wednesday
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