Sarcophagus, no date

  • Egyptian

Linen, stucco, and polychromed cedar wood

  • Framed: Overall: 74 × 24 × 21 inches (188 × 61 × 53.3 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns

90.1S11800.1

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Geometric patterns
  • Banding
  • Cedar
  • Stucco
  • Illustrations
  • Sarcophagus
  • Figure (representation)
  • Polychromed (coloring process)
  • Linen
  • Xxth dynasty
  • Xxist dynasty
  • Egypt

Provenance

Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1890-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Bisulca, Christina, Ellen Hanspach-Bernal, Aaron Steele, and Caroline Roberts. "Deconstructing an Ancient Egyptian Mummy Portrait," Bulletin of the DIA 95, no. 1 (2021): p. 9 (ill. fig. 2b) [listed as 90.1S11800.1 but image is of 90.1S11800.2].

Rights Status

Egyptian, Sarcophagus, no date, linen, stucco, and polychromed cedar wood. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 90.1S11800.1.