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Coffin Fragment with Two Images of Anubis

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Wood, pigment
  • Place Collected: Saqqara, Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1292 B.C.E. or later
    DYNASTY XIX Dynasty, or later
    PERIOD New Kingdom
    DIMENSIONS 5 7/8 x 11/16 x 10 5/8 in. (15 x 1.7 x 27 cm) mount (support/display board): 7 x 11 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. (17.8 x 29.8 x 4.8 cm)  (show scale)
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 37.2045E
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT
    CAPTION Coffin Fragment with Two Images of Anubis, ca. 1292 B.C.E. or later. Wood, pigment, 5 7/8 x 11/16 x 10 5/8 in. (15 x 1.7 x 27 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.2045E (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.2045E_PS9.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 37.2045E_PS9.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION A fragment of a wooden coffin, inscribed and having two figures of jackals.
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     <em>Coffin Fragment with Two Images of Anubis</em>, ca. 1292 B.C.E. or later. Wood, pigment, 5 7/8 x 11/16 x 10 5/8 in. (15 x 1.7 x 27 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.2045E (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.2045E_PS9.jpg)