Medium: Wood, ink
Dates:30 B.C.E.-365 C.E.
Dimensions: 2 7/16 x 4 x 1/2 in. (6.2 x 10.2 x 1.2 cm)
Accession Number: 37.1395E
Catalogue Description: Wooden mummy ticket. The ticket is roughly rectangular with one of the shorter sides tapering. This projection is pierced, and a fragment of cord passing through this hole is preserved. The piece is inscribed on one of the large surfaces with a text in Greek and Demotic. The inscription reads: “Horos, son of Psenmonthes, stone cutter. Osiris, Hor son of Psenmonth, the hw, the Prophet of Imhotep”. Condition: Good.