Coffin Fragment card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Coffin Fragment


Currently not on display


Fragment from one of the short sides of a Middle Kingdom rectangular shaped coffin. Painted stripes and part of two columns containing hieroglyphic inscriptions. Holes & pegs. Not marked by the excavator with a tomb number. From Beni Hasan, cemetery below the Middle Kingdom rock-cut tombs: excavated by John Garstang of the Liverpool Institute of Archaeology, 1902-1904. Gift of the Beni Hasan Excavation Committee 1904 (Nowich inv. 29.04);