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Coffin with Coiled Snake (Atum) on the Top

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

Late Period–Ptolemaic Period (664–30 BCE)

Artist:

Egyptian

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Africa

Culture

Ancient Egyptian

Title

Coffin with Coiled Snake (Atum) on the Top

Origin

Egypt

Date

664 BCE–30 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

Inscribed with prayer to Atum

Dimensions

8.3 × 5.1 × 4.1 cm (3 1/4 × 2 × 1 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson and Henry H. Getty

Reference Number

1892.159

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