April 7, 2016 4016 × 6016 OSA_1702 This is one of the top 10 masterpieces of the Museum. This is a pot burial from Hememieh (near the village of Badari). The skeleton belongs to a male adult, over 6 foot in height. Old Kingdom, 2686-2181 BCE. With thanks to the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology. Photo © Osama S. M. Amin.