Ancient Art

Fragments of a coffin panel

2000 B.C.

Wood with pigments

a-b: 3 5/8 × 1 7/8 × 68 1/8 in. (9.2 × 4.8 × 173 cm)
1937.5908c: 3 1/2 × 3 1/8 × 73 1/2 in., 36.8 cm (8.9 × 7.9 × 186.7 cm, 14 1/2 in.)
Gift of Dr. Ludlow S. Bull
1937.5908a-c
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

purchased in Cairo from Andre Bircher in 1920, by Ludlow Bull

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.