Reused Tomb Houses Late Dynastic Coffins

During works carried out in the tomb of an 18th Dynasty lady name Maya at Saqqara, located to the southeast of Cairo and once one of the most important necropoleis of Memphis, a French archaeology team found 3 coffins belonging to Ta-Nakht, a chantress who lived during the 21st/2nd Dynasties.

Ta-Nakht Coffin

One of the Coffins of Ta-Nakht. Source: Ahram Online.


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