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Fragments of a coffin

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha

Dimensions

Overall: 31.5 x 13.5 x 4.9 cm (12 3/8 x 5 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-638b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

3 fragments, inscribed with hieratic coffin texts and gold background, mitre inscription

Provenance

From Egypt. 19b : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition