About this object

Object specifics

  • Type
    Religion
  • Culture
    Middle Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Meir
  • Date made
  • Materials
    Paint; Wood; Gesso
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of Professor Aylward Manley Blackman, 1936
  • Collector
    Aylward Manley Blackman
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Meir
  • Date collected
  • Measurements
    70 mm x 60 mm
  • Note
    Aylward Blackman was Professor of Egyptology at the University of Liverpool between 1948 and 1956. He spent four fieldwork seasons at Meir between 1912 and 1950 recording the rock-cut tombs in this part of Middle Egypt and produced a 6 volume publication of his labours. This coffin fragment is assumed to be have been collected through his fieldwork there.
  • Related people
    Aylward Manley Blackman ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Aylward Manley Blackman

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1936-09-18
    Disposal method: Donation
Object view = Humanities
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