Coffin of Sitdjehuti, Back View

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 05 January 2015

Sitdjehuti was a sister and daughter of Egyptian pharaohs. This is the back side of the the upper part of her coffin, which was made of gold-plated sycamore wood and stucco. There are hieroglyphic inscriptions. From Western Thebes, modern-day Egypt. 17th Dynasty, circa 1575 BCE. State Museum of Egyptian Art, Munich, Germany.



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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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