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Part of the head end of the outer anthropoid coffin of Pakherenkhonsu

Period:
Late Period, Kushite
Dynasty:
Dynasty 25
Date:
ca. 712–664 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Khokha, Tomb of Aafenmut (MMA 832), Pit 1, MMA excavations, 1914–15 (White)
Medium:
Wood, gesso, paint
Dimensions:
h. 56 cm (22 1/16 in); w. 58-67 cm ( 22 13/16 - 26 3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1928
Accession Number:
28.3.53
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 126
Museum excavations, 1914-1915. Acquired in the division of finds. Brought to New York and accessioned, 1928.

Aston, David 2009. Burial Assemblages of Dynasty 21–25: Chronology – Typology – Developments. Contributions to the chronology of the Eastern Mediterranean, vol. 21, Denkschriften der Gesamtakademie, 56. Vienna: Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften, p. 219.

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