Inner coffin of Lady Djehutynakht

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


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

Dimensions

Length x width x height: 205.5 x 52.5 x 56.5 cm (80 7/8 x 20 11/16 x 22 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.966

Medium or Technique

Cedar

On View

Stanford and Norma Jean Calderwood Gallery (Gallery 119)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Inner coffin of Lady Djehutynakht, decorated similarly to the inner coffin of her husband Djehutynakht.

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