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Coffin Kalamazoo, Valley Museum PM 32.316

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Inventory Number Coffin Kalamazoo, Valley Museum PM 32.316
Publication Permission Status permission for publication upon enquiry only

Origin / Provenance

Ancient Provenance Site Aswan / Syene (Swn; Συήνη, סונ, ⲥⲟⲩⲁⲁⲛ) [Trismegistos]
Certainty: high
Ancient Provenance Details Qubbet el-Hawa
Ancient Provenance District Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Discovery archaeological excavation
Certainty: high
Finder (= First Purchaser) Cecil, Lady William
Certainty: high
District of Find / Purchase in Egypt Upper Egypt, 1st nome (Ombites) [Trismegistos]
Type of Acquisition for the Intitution donation
Date of Acquisition for the Intitution between 1932 and
Transferor (Seller, Previous Owner) Todd, Albert May
Certainty: high


Object Type coffin

Text Basic Information

Localization of Text on Object two-sided
Script, Primary Hieratic
Language, Primary Middle Egyptian


Text Content

Modern Title Book of the Dead spell 1
Ancient Scribe(s) of Text
Text Types
  • religious-literary | polytheistic Egyptian | Book of the Dead
Summary of Content Coffin with inscription on the inside and outside, containing Book of the Dead spell 1.
Location of Composition unknown unknown Egypt (Certainty: high)
Multilingualism Monolingual Script = Language
Religion Polytheism (Egyptian)




RulerID Regnal Year MonthID Day Date of the Text Gregorian Date dating_comment
Late Period (26th dynasty - 31st dynasty) ;



Reserved Copyright
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DatasetID 309954
last Change 29.07.2022
Trismegistos 135280
Author Verena Lepper; Daniela C. Härtel
Dataset License Creative Commons: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International
Data set citation Data set 309954 (= Coffin Kalamazoo, Valley Museum PM 32.316), ERC-Project ELEPHANTINE: Verena Lepper; Daniela C. Härtel.