Lid of the sarcophagus of Aset, singer of Amon and wife of Djehutymes

Stone / granite, paint | 151 x 86 x 52cm | New Kingdom, 1279-1213 BCE

Unknown Artist

The lid depicts the mummy of the deceased. She wears a wig and a broad collar. On the breast is an image of the sky goddess Nut with outstretched wings. The loss of the inlaid eyes made of valuable materials is presumably due to the plundering of the...
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