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Bird mummy: E.151.1914

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Object information

Description

Mummy of ibis, elaborate bandaging

Measurements and weight

Height: 0.33 m

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1914) by Egypt Exploration Fund

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.151.1914
Primary reference Number: 51800
Oldadmincategory: M
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 19 November 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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