Painted box of Maiherpra
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, probably reign of Thutm
Object Place: Egypt, Thebes
Height x width x depth: 13.5 x 12.6 x 19.7 cm (5 5/16 x 4 15/16 x 7 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Cypress painted yellow, with inscriptions cut in and painted blue.
From Thebes, Valley of the Kings. 1902: Theodore M. Davis excavations in the Valley of the Kings, found in the hollow of a rock over tomb KV 36 (Maiherpra) by Howard Carter; 1903: given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis.
(Accession Date: May 6, 1903)
Gift of Theodore M. Davis