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Ancient Art

Coffin Panel of the Official Djehuty-Nakht

2000 B.C.

Lebanese cedar

30.48 × 8.26 × 96.52 cm (12 × 3 1/4 × 38 in.)
Anonymous gift
1937.5903g
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

Ex coll. Andre Bircher; purchased from Bircher in Cairo in January 1920 by Ludow Bull; said to be from El-Bersheh.

Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 72, no. 37, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.