By Jacqueline Engel
Child’s coffin found at Deir el Medina
Wood formerly partially stuccoed, gilded and encrusted with faience and fine stones ; bitumen or resin or pitch.
Length: 105 cm ; width : 33 cm;
height: 38 cm (at face level)
Deir el-Medina, clearing at mid-slope of the western cemetery.
18th dynasty, reigns of Thoutmosis IV and/or Amenhotep III
Egyptian Museum Caïro