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Anthropoid-coffin-form canopic container inscribed with the name of Duamutef

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Meir, Khashaba excavations, 1910–11
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
H. 37.5 × W. 13 cm (14 3/4 × 5 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.182.61a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 112
Excavated at Meir by Sayyit Pasha Khashaba. Acquired by Khashaba in the division of finds. Purchased from Khashaba by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1912.

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