Skip to main content

Coffin fragment: E.W.89

Object information

Current Location: In storage

Entities

Categories

Description

Part of a panel of a wooden coffin with painted decoration showing a standing figure of Duamutef holding a was-sceptre; the wood is pitted with termite damage

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.36 m
Thickness: 0.04 m
Width: 0.125 m

Materials used in production

Wood

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: dwA-mwt.f
  • Location: Top
  • Method of creation: Painted
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.W.89
Primary reference Number: 131144
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 17 August 2021 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Coffin fragment" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/131144 Accessed: 2024-07-17 18:50:52

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/131144 |title=Coffin fragment |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-07-17 18:50:52|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/api/v1/objects/object-131144

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...