jueves, 23 de abril de 2015

model coffin

A coarse wooden model coffin with two wooden shabtis, wrapped in linen and inscribed in ink. Such roughly shaped coffins with crude figures are typical of 2nd Intermediate Period shabtis.

Present location

LIVERPOOL MUSEUM [03/061] LIVERPOOL

Inventory number

1973.1.469

Dating

17TH DYNASTY

Archaeological Site

ESNA

Category

SHABTI COFFIN

Material

WOOD; LINEN

Technique

WOOD-TECHNIQUE; WOVEN

Bibliography

  • Piotr Bienkowski and Angela Tooley., Gifts of The Nile: Ancient Egyptian Arts and Crafts in Liverpool Museum., 1995., 62; pl.95

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