Mummy Tag of Neilos
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 150-250 B.C.E.
Neilos, son of Sarapion. 35 years of age.
May your name live before Osiris-Sokar, the great god, lord of Abydos, Neilos, son of Sarapion, being in your thrity-fifth year.
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Mummy Tag of Neilos, ca. 150-250 B.C.E. Wood, pigment, 2 5/16 × 4 9/16 in. (5.8 × 11.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.644. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.16.644_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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