Takherheb

Mummy sarcophagus lid and base. Sarcophagus carved in the likeness of recumbant woman of high social status, painted with hieroglyphs. Acquired as a gift from the Alloa Society of Natural Science and Archaeology in 1936. Translation of the hieroglyphs on the coffin indicate that her name was, 'ta-kr-Hb'

  • Material/Medium: Wood, linen, human remains
  • Date: 760 - 525BC
  • Creator: n/a
  • Accession number: 23/1936
  • Category: Archaeology Egyptology
  • Subject: n/a