Mummified human remains from Ancient Egypt and Nubia: an overview and new insights from the British Museum collectionAn overview of the mummified human remains from Ancient Egypt and Nubia in the British Museum collection as well as a summary of new insights.
Vandenbeusch, Marie ; Antoine, Daniel
BookCatalogue accompanying the exhibition Exploring the ancient lives at the Queensland Museum, Australia, held from 16 March 2018 to 26 August 2018. Featuring more than 200 artefacts from the world famous Egyptian collections of the British Museum, the exhibition and book provided an insight into the life and death of...
Antoine, Daniel ; Vandenbeusch, Marie
Rediscovering Nestawedjat: Embalming residue analyses reunite the mummified remains of an ancient Egyptian woman with her coffinsLong held museum collections can sometimes lack a clear provenance or context. Here, an ancient Egyptian mummified individual in the British Museum collection was reconnected with a set of three coffins in an interdisciplinary study using bioarchaeological, scientific and Egyptological analyses. Previously assigned as male, based on earlier X-rays due...
Vandenbeusch, Marie ; Stacey, Rebecca ; Antoine, Daniel