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18th Dynasty Gilded Coffin Face

1550 - 1292 BC

18th Dynasty Egyptian gilded coffin face.

Part of the Sir John Scott Egyptology collection donated to Wigan Museums service in 1924 by Sir Leslie Scott. Sir John Scott, was born in Wigan in 1841.

This is an extremely rare example of it’s kind with gilded face. The eyes are inlaid with copper and highly polished obsidian.