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Rishi coffin

Period:
Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 17–18
Date:
ca. 1580–1479 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, East of Pabasa, Radim, Burial B 43, MMA excavations, 1918–19
Medium:
Sycomore wood, stucco, paint
Dimensions:
L. 212 cm (83 7/16 in); W. 55 cm (21 5/8 in); H. 45 cm (17 11/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.3.6a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Museum excavation, 1918-1919. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1919. Brought from Luxor to New York and accessioned, 1930.

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