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Coffin and mummy of Mehit

Explore Mehit's coffin and cartonnage (adornments)

Unravel the secrets behind Te Papa's own mummy - Mehit-em-Wesekht.

Head

Head

Neck and chest

Neck and chest

middle section

Middle area

Lower section

Lower area

Feet

Feet

Coffin interior
Interior
mask

Cartonnage (mummy adornment)

 

decoration