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Part of Egyptian Art
Date: ca. 1802–1640 B.C.Accession Number: 15.2.2a, b
Date: ca. 1981–1802 B.C.Accession Number: 11.150.17a
Date: ca. 1981–1802 B.C.Accession Number: 17.9.3–.11-related
Date: ca. 1981–1802 B.C.Accession Number: 12.183.12
Date: ca. 1981–1802 B.C.Accession Number: 11.150.15a–c-related
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This gallery features burial equipment of the elite local officials who resided at a site called Meir (in Middle Egypt). Their mummies were buried in splendid coffins accompanied by a variety of magically potent objects, and much of the equipment incorporates appropriated royal iconography.
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