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Archeological Object

Mummy cat

Mummy cat

The mummy is split into two parts: the head and body. For both the bandaging is obtained by wrapping with a slight overlap of each layer over the next. Some series of the canvas have a darker colour. On the sides of the head the eyes are identified by a sort of stud made by leaving a piece of darker canvas in sight.

Further information
Identificazione (Label is not translated)
  Inventory number: E.0003
Precedenti_localizzazioni (Label is not translated)
  Provenance: Unknown
  Title or subject:

Mummy cat

Cronologia (Label is not translated)
  Period: Ptolemaic - roman
Dati_tecnici (Label is not translated)
  Height: 30
Restauri (Label is not translated)



2002, Pozzo battaglia M. in "Egitto. dalle piramidi ad Alessandro magno", catalogo della mostra fondazione di Via Senato Milano (5 dicembre2002-18 maggio 2003), p.120