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Coffin plugs

Ring shaped fragment of plaster bearing cloth on one side, from mummy case.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7000 SW Trench 31. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Thickness x Width x length: 0.6 x 2.3 x 2.5 cm (1/4 x 7/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

25.2892

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi