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Coffin of a child

E.01182 - E.01183 Two coffins of a child Plastered and painted wood Probably end of the Ptolemaic Period (332-30 BCE) Origin unknown These two coffins were clearly made in a similar way and probably belonged to the same tomb. The surface was once covered with a thick layer of plaster, which is no longer preserved. Traces of paint suggest that the body was once painted yellow, while the face was pa…