Coffin for a snake
- Hilton Price Number
- Current Location
- Bolton Museum and Art Gallery
- Museum Accession Number
- Object Type
- Tomb equipment, Coffin/sarcophagus/cartonnage, Coffin/sarcophagus of animals, Coffin/sarcophagus of reptile
- Egypt, Thebes/Luxor
- Height: 6½ inches | Length: 1⅝ inches
- Number of Elements
Rectangular Case for containing the mummy of a snake ; made out of a solid piece of wood, hollowed out, with the figure of a snake carved upon the top of it in relief. 6½ in. X 1⅝ in. Thebes.
Price, Frederick George Hilton (1897) A catalogue of the Egyptian antiquities in the possession of F. G. Hilton Price. London: Quaritch. Anonymous (1911). Catalogue of the important and extensive collection of Egyptian antiquities, the property of the late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. [...] : which will be sold by auction by Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge [...] on Wednesday, 12th July, 1911, and two following days, and on Monday, the 17th of July, and four following days. London: Davy.
- Link To Museum Catalogue
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- Last modified: 16 Sep 2021