Sarcophagus containing adult human mummy, Fayyum, Egypt, 323BC-31AD.
3 3 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 25cm

Sarcophagus containing adult human mummy, Fayyum, Egypt, 323BC-31AD.

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library

Description

Egyptian mummy of the Hellenistic period in a wooden sarcophagus, shown at the Science Museum, London. The mask over the head and shoulders of the mummy is decorated with the stylised representation of a human face. The hieroglyphic inscription on the sarcophagus lid is a prayer to Ancient Egyptian god Osiris.
 

Image Ref.

10328907
 

buy a print

Select size
 
Select finish
 
How many prints?
 
£20.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas