Aaneru papyrus – Turin 4

Aaneru aA-nrw
Probably from Thebes, 21th Dynasty, acquisition in 1824
Ranke II, pg. 104, 3

The great priest at the front of Mut, the god’s father of Mut, the great one

Book of the Dead for Aaneru

Length 344 cm, height 20 cm
BD 1771, Turin 4, Type BD.III.1a Niwinski
See Museo Egizio for additional info
Photo website Museo Egizio and panorama view VB 2022

This fragment (from right to left) depicts the Elysian Fields, where Aaneru is seen performing different tasks such as plowing and harvesting. On the left-hand side, we see Aaneru in front of four baboons and the Lake of Fire (source Museo Egizio)