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Inner coffin box of Ankhpefhor

Egyptian
Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22
early 945–712 B.C.


Dimensions

Length x width: 191 x 50 cm (75 3/16 x 19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

72.4837b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Inner coffin base of Ankh-pef-hor. Formerly 72.4836. Anthropoid. Wood with coating of gesso and red-brown paint.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way