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Mummy of a Dog

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Animal remains, linen, pigment
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES 305 B.C.E.-395 C.E.
    PERIOD Ptolemaic Period to Roman Period
    DIMENSIONS 3 1/4 x 18 x 7 in. (8.3 x 45.7 x 17.8 cm)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION 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.
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