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coffin

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA41572

  • Description

    Rectangular wooden inner-coffin of Sobekhotep; recessed Hieroglyphic characters coloured blue.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 45.8 centimetres
    • Width: 40.6 centimetres
    • Length: 187.3 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Script

        hieroglyphic
      • Inscription Position

        sides
  • Curator's comments

    References: PM IV: p. 187
    See Davies in Davies and Scholfield (eds.) Egypt, the Aegean and the Levant, 1995, p.148 [pl.10.1]. Harco Willems Chests of Life, 1988, [cat no. BH1L].
    Nicholson and Shaw, Ancient Egyptian Materials and Technology (Cambridge 2000), p. 350

    To be published by Burkhard Backes

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  • Location

    On display: G63/dc5

  • Condition

    good

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1905

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA41572

  • Registration number

    1905,0516.2

COMPASS Title: Inner coffin of Sebekhetepi

Unknown

COMPASS Title: Inner coffin of Sebekhetepi

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