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Box of the sarcophagus of General Kheperre

Box from the anthropoid sarcophagus of General Kheper-Re.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza: G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) Room X. November, 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1930: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis, 570–526 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

30.834a

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi