Collection:                       Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

Title:                                 Mummified Hand

Classification:                 Human Remains

Date Label:                      1539-1075 B.C.E.

Period:                             New Kingdom

place made:                    Egypt, Africa

Medium:                           Human remains, linen

Description:                     Mummied hand swathed in linen and wearing on its third finger a forged scarab ring of the 19th century.

                                          On Accession Card: Mummified left hand. One finger sports a ring, added in recent times.

Dimensions:                    5 5/16 x 2 15/16 x 3 3/4 in. (13.5 x 7.5 x 9.5 cm)

Credit Line:                      Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund

Current Location:             37.1948E - Brooklyn Museum

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