Fragment of a coffin
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A coffin fragment of un-painted dark wood. It features a carved lotus and a hieroglyphic inscription. It was purchased by Wellcome in 1932, and probably belongs with EC356 and EC357. It dates to the Ptolemaic Period.
- Wellcome Number
- Sotheby, Wilkinson, & Hodge: 16–19 Jul 1912, Lot 518 | Glendining and Co.: 24–25 Oct 1932, Lot 37
- Auction Details
- Three massive pieces of ancient Egyptian wood sarcophagus case, carved in hieroglyphs.
- Last modified: 09 Dec 2021