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Artifacts

Explore a collection of exquisite artifacts that showcase the rich history and craftsmanship of diverse cultures. Enhance your knowledge and appreciation for art with these remarkable pieces.
Coffin of Bakenut, c. 1000-900 Bc Ancient Egyptian Artifacts, Ancient Egypt History, Egyptian Gods, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Greece, Ancient Thebes, Egypt Mummy, Pyramids Egypt, Empire Romain

Egypt, Thebes 3rd Intermediate Period, late Dynasty 21 Gessoed and painted sycamore Cleveland Museum of Art This is one of the finest examples of painted wooden coffins made for the priests of Amen and their families at Thebes during Dynasty 21 and early 22. The pharaohs of this time were no longer buried in the Valley of the Kings, but instead built tombs in the Delta, far to the north, where they resided. Security was lax in the Theban necropolis. The coffins and funerary goods of the…

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