Mummy of a Dog
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Funerary Gallery 2, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Gallery, 3rd Floor
Animal remains, linen, pigment
305 B.C.E.-395 C.E.
Ptolemaic Period to Roman Period
3 1/4 x 18 x 7 in. (8.3 x 45.7 x 17.8 cm) (show scale)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
Mummy of dog wrapped in linen with elaborate head molded in shape of dog head with painted details. Ears erect.
Condition: good, linen around face somewhat worn and stained. Ears in a fragile condition.
Mummy of a Dog, 305 B.C.E.-395 C.E. Animal remains, linen, pigment, 3 1/4 x 18 x 7 in. (8.3 x 45.7 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 05.308. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 05.308_left_PS1.jpg)
left, 05.308_left_PS1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2006
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