Cartonnage



Hilton Price Number
HP36
Object Type
Tomb equipment, Coffin/sarcophagus/cartonnage
Material
Cartonnage
Provenance
Egypt, Hawara
Measurements
14 inches | 12 inches
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian
Divine Name
Nut

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Description

Cartonnage, a breastplate, with a winged scarabæus on the top, and hawk wearing a disk on each corner; below a deep collar is represented, with a figure of Nut beneath it. 14 in. | I2 in. Hawara.

Bibliography

Price, Frederick George Hilton (1897) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price. London: Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.

Last modified: 14 Jul 2021

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