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Fragment of coffin

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el Bersha, 19b

Dimensions

Length x width: 9 x 1 cm (3 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.816s

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

One fragment of a coffin with gesso

Provenance

From Egypt. Deir el Bersha, 10a: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition