Ancient Egypt: collection records


Coffin Lid

This is an Ancient Egyptian male mummy of unknown date. The inscription on the coffin lid records (Kafr Anmar) Mestha Hapi,Tuamutef and Dubsennuf who were four canopic or funerary deities whose aid is involved to procure sepulchural meals or offerings for the deceased. The centre inscription opens with "Nesu to Hetep" meaning"the king supplies an offering".

Coffin Lid

Reference number: WA505869

Dimensions: 1740 mm x 482 mm x 200 mm

Date: Unknown

Creator: Unrecorded

Place: Kafr Ammar, Egypt, North Africa, Africa

Collection: World Art


Heritage Learning: Ancient Egypt