- Museum number
Rectangular wooden outer-coffin of Sen (B4L). Belongs to the inner coffin EA30842 (B3L).
Exterior: painted hieroglyphic text and eye-panel; interior: painted text on walls and plan of Underworld on floor. The painting also shows a painted frieze of board collars with falcon-headed terminals and matching falcon-headed counterpoises.
- Production date
- 2000BC (circa)
Height: 15 centimetres (frieze)
Length: 262 centimetres
Width: 83 centimetres
- Curator's comments
Harco Willems, 'Chests of Life' (1988) [cat no. B4L].
Nicholson and Shaw, Ancient Egyptian Materials and Technology (Cambridge 2000), p. 350.
G. Pinch, Magic in Ancient Egypt (London 1994), fig.14.
To be studied by Harco Willems and his Bersha team.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2012 July - September Mori museum, Tokyo The Book of the Dead: Journey Through the Afterlife
2012, October - November, Fukuoka Museum of Art, The Book of the Dead
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
- BM/Big number
- Registration number