<em>Large Anthropoid Sarcophagus</em>, 945-740 B.C.E. Wood, pigment, wax, Lid: 16 1/4 x 26 3/4 x 77 1/2 in. (41.3 x 67.9 x 196.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.1927Ea-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.37.50E_negC_bw.jpg)

Large Anthropoid Sarcophagus

Medium: Wood, pigment, wax

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:945-740 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

Image: CUR.37.50E_negC_bw.jpg,

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