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Category

funerary equipment

Name

coffin

Description

coffin, of the chief priest of Karnak, Nekht-ef-Mut

Field Collection

Ramesseum Thebes Egypt

Dimensions

depth 33 cm
height 177.5 cm
width 44 cm

Period

Twenty-second Dynasty
Third Intermediate period

Date

924 B.C. — 889 B.C.

Inscriptions/Marks

  1. inscription
    Interpretation: confession from the 'book of coming forth by day'

Documentation

  1. (1995) [page: ]
    [comments: no.42, p.92]
  2. Quibell, J.
    (1898) The Ramesseum (1898) [page: ]
    [comments: pl. XVI, XVII, XXII, p.10-11, 16, 18]
  3. Porter, Bertha
    Moss, Rosalind
    Burney, Ethel W.
    Topographical bibliography of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphic texts, reliefs and paintings. Vol.1, The Theban necropolis. Pt.2, Royal tombs and smaller cemeteries [page: 679]
    [comments: 2nd edition]

Material/s

cartonnage

Accession Number

E.64.1896 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 49494; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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