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Aline's Daughters
Human Mummy
Daughters
Biographical Information
Name(s)
Age 4/2
Sex f
Status high
Height
Source
Culture Early Roman period Egypt
Date(s) 24 CE
Site Hawara
Current Location
Location Neues Museum, Berlin, Germany
Catalog #

The tomb of Aline was excavated in 1892 by the German archaeologist Richard von Kaufmann, he found a carved stele inscribed with a Greek text which mentioned the name Aline as the owner of the tomb

Two small mummies were uncovered, identified only as the daughters of a woman called Aline. The older of the two girls was about 4 years old, the other was about 2.5 at the times of their deaths. The names of these two girls are unknown.

Additional

The younger girl was initially thought to be a boy.

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