Egpytian Sarcophagus

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Mark Cartwright
published on 14 May 2012
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Plastered and painted wood sarcophagus from the Greco-Roman period. (Egyptian Museum, Castello Sforzesco, Milan)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2012, May 14). Egpytian Sarcophagus. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Cartwright, Mark. "Egpytian Sarcophagus." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 14, 2012.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Egpytian Sarcophagus." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 14 May 2012. Web. 09 Dec 2021.