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Fragments of side of coffin

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Includes both ends and most of the rim along the top. Divided in panels by columns with spiral flutings; panels have alternating Medusa heads and sphinxes.

Provenance

Purchased of D. Z. Noorian, N. Y., for $ 150.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 96.5a-b-96.10)

Credit Line

General Funds

Greco-Phoenician,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: 1.765 L. 0.43 H.

Accession Number

96.8

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi