Large Anthropoid Sarcophagus

Medium: Wood, pigment, wax

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:664-332 B.C.E.

Dimensions: Lid: 16 1/4 x 26 3/4 x 77 1/2 in. (41.3 x 67.9 x 196.9 cm) Box: 18 x 27 x 78 in. (45.7 x 68.6 x 198.1 cm)

Collections:

Accession Number: 37.1927Ea-b

Catalogue Description:
Large wooden anthropoid sarcophagus consisting of a lid (b) and box (a). Painted black with inscriptions and decorations in yellow; interior decorated likewise.

Brooklyn Museum