Friday, March 8, 2024

Rishi Coffins and the Funerary Culture of Second Intermediate Period Egypt

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GHP Egyptology 17, London 2011

This volume is the first in-depth study of Egyptian Second Intermediate Period rishi coffins. It includes a catalogue of all published and many unpublished rishi coffins and provides an evaluation of the funerary culture of the period with a typology of rishi coffins. Most coffins are presented with photographic pictures. This includes all examples stored in the Egyptian Museum of Cairo and unpublished material from Winlock's excavations in Thebes



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