Conservation of Ancient Wooden Coffins at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo

This project involves the conservation of more than 150 ancient wooden coffins in the collection.

The Egyptian Museum in Cairo is home to one of the world’s largest collections of pharaonic antiquities. [Photo credit: U.S. Department of State]

Project Details

Location: Cairo, Egypt, Northern Africa, Africa Organiser(s): American Research Center in Egypt (ARCE) Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $130,000 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2016 Project Status: Completed
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