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Fragment of coffin of Satmeket

Fragment inscribed with five columns of hieroglyphs

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El Bersha, Pit 10B, May 1915.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty, 2040–1783 B.C.

Object Place

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

23 x 77 x 6 cm (9 1/16 x 30 5/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.837a

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi