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Inner rectangular coffin of Hapiankhtifi

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12
Date:
ca. 1981–1802 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Middle Egypt, Meir, Tomb of Hapiankhtifi, Khashaba excavations, 1910–12
Medium:
Coniferous wood (Taxus sp.), paint
Dimensions:
L. 203.5 × W. 57 × H. 83 cm (80 1/8 × 22 7/16 × 32 11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1912
Accession Number:
12.183.11b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 112
Excavated by A. Kamal for Said Bey Khashaba, 1911. Acquired by Khashaba in the division of finds. Purchased for the Museum by J. Pierpont Morgan, 1912.

Kamal, Ahmed Bey 1914. "Rapport sur les fouilles exécutées dans la zone comprise entre Déirout au nord et Déir-el-Ganadlah au sud." In Annales du Service des Antiquités de l'Égypte, 14, fig. 15, pp. 82–6.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 318.

Arnold, Dieter, Dorothea Arnold, and Peter F. Dorman 1988. The South Cemeteries of Lisht, vol. I: The Pyramid of Senwosret I, Publications of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Egyptian Expedition, 22. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 147 (incorrectly referenced here as 11.182.13b).

Dorman, Peter F. 1988. "Appendix I: The Inscriptions of the Model Coffins of Wahnoferhotep and Bener." In The South Cemeteries of Lisht, vol. I: The Pyramid of Senwosret I, edited by Dieter Arnold. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 147–9.

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