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Box of numerous fragments of a coffin

Numerous undecorated fragments of a coffin

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19, pit B. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1915: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, 2061–1640 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Box dimensions: 84.5 x 45.5 x 4.5 cm (33 1/4 x 17 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-638o

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Canopics and Canopic Boxes