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Artist
Egyptian
Title
Falcon-form Coffin with Grain Mummy
Date
332–30 BC
Medium
Painted and gilded wood, grain, earth, linen, and wax
Dimensions
19 1/4 × 6 1/2 × 5 1/2 in. (48.9 × 16.5 × 14 cm)
Credit Line

Museum purchase funded by the Museum Collectors

Current Location
The Audrey Jones Beck Building
200 JAMAIL ATRIUM
Accession Number
2006.280
Classification
Mummies, Tomb & Funerary Art
Provenance

Ernst Haas (d. 1982) Collection; [Charles Ede Ltd., London, 1995–1997]; purchased by The Harer Family Trust Collection, San Bernadino, CA, by at least 1997–2005 [1]; [Christie's, New York, December 9, 2005, lot 25]; purchased by [The Merrin Gallery, Inc., New York, 2005–2006]; purchased by MFAH, 2006. [1] KMT: A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt 8 (Spring 1997): cover, 20-27)