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Fragment of coffin

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naga ed-Deir

Dimensions

Length x width: 38 x 9 cm (14 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1829

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

One decorated fragment with painted hieroglyphs.

Provenance

From Egypt, Naga el-Deir. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition