Base of the outer coffin of Djehutynakht

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 – early Dynasty
2010–1961 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht)

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 242.5 x 96.5 x 10 cm (95 1/2 x 38 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1827

Medium or Technique

Cedar

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Bottom panel. Unpainted. Covered with small vertical columns of hieroglyphs.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. May 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1920)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition