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Coffin of Neny

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Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh (Mes/107). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, 2323–2040 B.C.

Dimensions

Length: 184 cm (72 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1516.1

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi