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Category:

funerary equipment

Name:

coffin

Date:

1000 B.C.

Period:

Third Intermediate period

Description:

coffins (2) and lid, of 'Chief of scribes of the temple of Amun Re, Nespawershefyt'

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Thebes

Material:

wood

Dimension(s):

depth, 49, cm
width, 60, cm
length, 206, cm
length, 190, cm
length, lid, 179, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1822; Hanbury, Barnard, Waddington, George

Documentation:

Niwinski, A.. 1988. 21st Dynasty coffins from Thebes. Chronological and typological studies.p. 133-34
no.156

Budge, E.A. Wallis. 1893. Catalogue of the Egyptian collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
3

Vassilika, E.. 1995. Egyptian Art [1995].
no.41, p.90-1

Rundle-Clark. Myth and Symbol.
pl. 18

Porter, Bertha. Moss, Rosalind L.B.. Burney, Ethel W.. Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.1, The Theban necropolis. Part 1, Private tombs.p. 824
2nd edition

Accession:

Object Number: E.1.1822
(Antiquities)
(record id: 49036; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2013-12-21)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/49036





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