Amduat (Netherworld) Papyrus Inscribed for Gautsoshen

Papyrus, ink | 47.1in | c. 1000-945 B.C.

Unknown Artist

This copy of the book of the Amduat, or "What is in the Underworld" was found rolled up and placed between the thighs of Gautsoshen's mummy. The papyrus, whose left part is missing, contains three scenes. On the right is the deceased adoring Osiris a...
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