L. 182.9 × W. 42 × D. 41 cm (72 × 16 9/16 × 16 1/8 in.)
Funds from various donors, 1886
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 133
This coffin belonged to Nesmin, who was a priest for the god Min in Akhmim. The names of Nesmin's parents are given in the coffin's inscriptions; his father was a priest called Djedhor and Nemin's mother was a musician for Min called Tadiaset. The coffin came to the museum together with Nesmin's mummy (86.1.51).
Excavated at Akhmim by the Egyptian Antiquities Service. Purchased from the Egyptian Government, 1886.