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Canopic Chest of Khonsu
Linen Chest Reused as a Child's Coffin
Canopic Chest of Sitre
Canopic chest of Hapiankhtifi
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 112
Inscription: Inscribed on the outside of lid: Invocation to Anubia for offerings; on the four sides of the box the recitations of Genii; inside the lid 'Ukhhotep honored of Nut on field of stars'; on sides 'Ukhhoteep honored of Genii'.
Excavated at Meir by Sayyid Pasha Khashaba. Acquired by Khashaba in the division of finds. Purchased from Khashaba by the Museum, 1912.
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