<em>Cartonnage Applique</em>, 305 B.C.E.-395 C.E. Linen, gesso applique, 6 3/4 x 10 13/16 x 1/16 in. (17.1 x 27.5 x 0.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X744.2. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.x744.2_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Cartonnage Applique

Medium: Linen, gesso applique

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:305 B.C.E.-395 C.E.

Dimensions: 6 3/4 x 10 13/16 x 1/16 in. (17.1 x 27.5 x 0.1 cm)


Accession Number: X744.2

Image: CUR.x744.2_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
One linen and gesso cartonnage applique. Toward the top, a winged kneeling goddess holding ostrich feathers. Toward the bottom, a coffin with mummy and two gods depicted upon it. Painted in red-brown, green and white now discolored by varnish. Condition: Good. Some cracking and small losses. Contained in folio with mat.

Brooklyn Museum