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Fragment of coffin of Satmeket

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
2040–1783 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha

Dimensions

23 x 77 x 6 cm (9 1/16 x 30 5/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.837a

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Fragment inscribed with five columns of hieroglyphs

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El Bersha, Pit 10B, May 1915.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition