Box of the sarcophagus of General Kheperra

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, tomb G 7757 A, room X

Accession Number

30.834a

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Box from the anthropoid sarcophagus of General Kheperra.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza: G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperra) Room X. November, 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1930: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition