Cartonnage of Foot Soles

Culture: Egyptian
Period: Ptolemaic Period, 332-30 B.C.
Material: Linen, Stucco, Colors
Dimensions: 19 cm x 17 cm
Price: Sold
Ref: 1059
Provenance: English private collection, acquired beginning of the 20th century.
Condition: Fragment with strong remaining colors.
Description: The foot part of a mummy cartonnage depicting the soles. These are decorated with green, blue, red and white squares in chess board style. A papyrus plant between the soles.