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Category:

funerary equipment

Name:

coffin

Date:

924 B.C. 889 B.C.

Period(s):

Twenty-second Dynasty; Third Intermediate period

Description:

coffin, of the chief priest of Karnak, Nekht-ef-Mut

Production
Place (legacy):

Egypt, production, country

Find Spot:

Ramesseum Thebes Egypt

Material:

cartonnage

Dimension(s):

depth, 33, cm
height, 177.5, cm
width, 44, cm

Acquisition:

given; 1896;

Inscription:

inscription; confession from the 'book of coming forth by day'

Documentation:

Vassilika, E.. 1995. Egyptian Art [1995].
no.42, p.92

Quibell, J.. 1898. The Ramesseum.
pl. XVI, XVII, XXII, p.10-11, 16, 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. 679
2nd edition

Accession:

Object Number: E.64.1896
(Antiquities)
(record id: 49494; input: 2003-03-25; modified: 2012-01-10)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/49494





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