Lid from 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)

Dimensions

Length x width: 224 x 75.5 cm (88 3/16 x 29 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.963

Medium or Technique

Cedar

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Lid from the inner coffin of 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