Mummy of Merirtyef
First Intermediate Period
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, 101 A
Height x width x length: 20 x 35 x 150 cm (7 7/8 x 13 3/4 x 59 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Human remains, linen
Not On View
Body of a woman in her fifties, wearing a string of blue faience beads and wrapped in layers of linen.
From Mesheikh. Mes. 101 A. 1912: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition