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Lid from the coffin of Senekhenti

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag

Dimensions

176 x 54 x 3 cm (69 5/16 x 21 1/4 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-12-177b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Lid from the coffin of Senekhenti (Also numbered 22-12-177)

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, Egypt. Tomb 1515: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1923: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition