Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Child’s coffin decorated with a scarab at the top, the protecting figure of the sky goddess Nut in the center, and deities from the realm of the dead below
Egypt
3rd century BCE
Painted wood
L: 130; W: 40 cm
Extended loan from Eilat municipality
Accession number: 91.9.8
 
 


Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: The Ridgefield Foundation, New York, in memory of Henry J. and Erna D. Leir