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Grain Mummy Goes To the Hospital

SUZANNE DAVIS, Curator of Conservation   Last week our colleagues Ron Bude and Michele Sakala, who are MDs in the Radiology Department of  the University of Michigan Health System, arranged for the Kelsey’s grain mummy (and his friends cat mummy … Continue reading

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Ugly Object of the Month—August

BY CARRIE ROBERTS, Conservator, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology This month’s ugly object is a double feature (or creature feature, depending on how you look at it)! Here we have two not-so-lovely, but oh-so fascinating, Egyptian hawk mummies. While neither of … Continue reading

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