Head end of the inner coffin of Governor Djehutynakht

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 – early Dynasty
2010–1961 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht), Notes: Egypt (Deir el-Bersha, tomb 10 shaft A)

Dimensions

Width x height x depth: 65 x 66 x 11 cm (25 9/16 x 26 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.962b

Medium or Technique

Cedar

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

End of inner coffin no. 5, inscribed and decorated with model vases, two headrests, etc.; also inscribed one one side edge.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, tomb 10, shaft A (tomb of Djehutynakht). May 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition