Coffin fragments

Egyptian
Second Intermediate Period


Accession Number

47.1975

Medium or Technique

Cartonnage

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Rishi cartonnage coffin fragments from Giza. Found with note: “January 30, 1915 space under 3040 and pit between 3030 and 3040. Giza. Imp. 1947. Fischer, University of Pennslyvania.” PL wrote: “The fragments come from Clarence Fisher’s work or Penn and he gave them to Reisner for study so they do not have an MFA field number, or any sort of number at all.”

Provenance

Giza

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition