New Kingdom funerals often featured female mourners wailing and gesturing dramatically. Although sometimes called "professional mourners," m...
Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.
In the interior painting on this bottom half of a coffin, the large figure represents Osiris, king of the dead. The mummy would have origina...
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