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Fragment of the coffin of Satmeket

One small, decorated fragment of a coffin

Provenance

From Egypt, El Bersha, Tomb 10B. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921 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

Length x width: 41 x 5 cm (16 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.837g

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi