University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Kevin M. Cahil

Their Memory Lives On

Domestic Funerary Commemoration at Wah-sut

By: Kevin M. Cahil

To the ancient Egyptian mind, the worlds of the living and the dead were inextricably intertwined. The speech of one man to his wife recorded on a stela encapsulates both this belief, and the mechanism through which it was enacted: How are you? Is the West taking care of you [according to] your desire? Now […]