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Mummy and mummy case of Tasenetnethor

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This set is comprised of the cartonnage mummy case and the mummy of an individual named Tasenetnethor. The case is broken and missing from upper the right torso and face area, and the left foot has collapsed. The cartonnage is painted with polychrome decoration. The deceased is depicted wearing...

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By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way. (Accession date: June 28, 1872) (Numbers reassigned & corrected September 20, 1995)

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Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way

Egyptian, Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 22–24, 945–700 B.C.


Length x Width: 162 x 39 cm (63 3/4 x 15 3/8 in.)

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The Ancient World


Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi