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End panel of the coffin of Pepi-ima

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This end panel to the wooden box coffin of Pepi-ima is inscribed and painted. The lower register of scenes depicts blue painted domed granaries with red and white windows. The lower section of decoration is missing due to damage to the panel and flaking of paint. The upper field of decoration...

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Provenance

From Naga el-Deir, tomb N.4003. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government. (Accession Date: June 21, 1995)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 9–11, 2100–2061 B.C.

Findspot

Naga el-Deir, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 52 x 48 cm (20 1/2 x 18 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1519.4

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi