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Part of the limestone coffin of Kemsit.
Height: 11 centimetres
Width: 10.50 centimetres
- Inscription subject
- Curator's comments
E. Naville and H.R. Hall, 'The XIth Dynasty temple at Dier el-Bahari’ I (London, 1907) pp. 53, 55-6 and pls. XXII-XXIII;
J.J. Clère and J. Vandier, 'Textes de la première periode intermédiare et de la XIème dynastie' (Brussels, 1948) , ler. fasc, pp. 33-4;
B. Porter & R. Moss, 'Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs and Paintings' I (2nd ed.) (Oxford, 1964), pp. 385-6.
It should be noted that the final fragment described on page 33 of Clère and Vandier, op. cit., is not among the pieces sent to the British Museum.
See: A. J. Spencer, 'Observations on Some Egyptian Sarcophagi in the British Museum', in W. V. Davies (ed), Studies in Egyptian Antiquities: A Tribute to T. G. H. James (BM Occasional Paper 123, 1999), 13-21.
- Not on display
- fair (incomplete)
- Acquisition date
- Egypt and Sudan
- BM/Big number
- Registration number