"The mummified Nestawedjat, Lady of the House, daughter of Djedmutefankh"
Discovered during archaeological excavations a Thebes in Egypt, the blackened coffin containing this mummy had probably been damaged and darkened by fire. Now housed at the British Museum in London, researchers have used a variety of modern technologies to recreate the once elaborate and colorful decoration of the ancient burial coffin.
By Joanne Dyer and Nicola Newman
British Museum Blog
January 9, 2017