Medium: Wood (Mediterranean cypress - Cupressus sempervirens, Sycamore fig - ficus sycomorus, tamarisk - Tamarix sp.), pigment
Dates:ca. 2008-1957 B.C.E.
Dimensions: 19 × 15 1/2 × 72 in. (48.3 × 39.4 × 182.9 cm)
Accession Number: 52.127a-b
Catalogue Description: Wooden coffin (A) and cover (B) of the Princess Mayet. Rectangular shape, flat cover with single line of painted inscription down center. Single line of painted (blue-green) inscription around upper sides of box. Pair of magical eyes painted at end on one long side. Four struts across base. Condition: Intact: Cover slightly warped. Box split through center along all four sides, perhaps along original joinings.