Mummified Cat

  • -thumbnail 1
  • -thumbnail 2
  • -thumbnail 3
  • -thumbnail 4
  • -thumbnail 5
  • -thumbnail 6
  • -thumbnail 7
  • -thumbnail 8
  • -thumbnail 9
Specimen Count
1
From NMNH Exhibit Hall "Eternal Life in Ancient Egypt" label for this artifact, 2011: Mummified cat, 332-30 B.C. This bundle may look like a cat mummy, but a CT scan reveals that it is completely empty inside.
Record Last Modified
2 Dec 2015
Accession Date
1921-Jun-27
See more items in
Anthropology
Accession Number
066755
USNM Number
A316508-0
Culture
Ancient Egyptian
Site Name
Luxor
Donor Name
George Scott
Topic
Archaeology
Place
Qena, Upper Egypt, Egypt, Africa
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
Object Type
Animal Mummy