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Coffin of Mr-irty.f

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Lid for the rectangular box coffin of Mr-irty.f

Provenance

From Mesheikh. M / 101 / A. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1912: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, First Intermediate Period, 2130–1980 B.C.

Dimensions

43 x 190 cm (16 15/16 x 74 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.1509b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi