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