Egyptian Mummy in Wrappings

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John Tuttle
published on 24 May 2017

This is an embalmed female mummy which is on display in the Inside Ancient Egypt exhibit at the Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois, USA. The body was buried approximately 3,000 years ago, two millennia after the burial of prince Unis-Ankh, whose mummy is also at the Field Museum.

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About the Author

John Tuttle
John Tuttle is a Catholic man working as a freelance writer, photographer, and history enthusiast. Based out of Illinois, he has been published on Ancient Origins, ZME Science, and War History Online.

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Tuttle, J. (2017, May 24). Egyptian Mummy in Wrappings. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Tuttle, John. "Egyptian Mummy in Wrappings." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified May 24, 2017.

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Tuttle, John. "Egyptian Mummy in Wrappings." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 24 May 2017. Web. 19 Mar 2023.