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Plaster fragments of a coffin

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

4 x 3 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-11-68a

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Six small, painted plaster fragments of a coffin with painted surfaces

Provenance

Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition