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Hawara: Mummy Portrait from the Graeco-Roman era

Mummy Portrait from Hawara (Petrie Institute, Univ.College, London) .

This mummy portrait of a woman, typical of the Ptolemaic era,  was painted on the exterior of a coffin or sarcophagus.  Considerable detail is shown of personal ornaments such as necklaces,  earrings, and hairstyles.

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