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Behind the Scenes of the Tomb

  • Venue: National Museums Scotland
  • Date: 05 Apr '17
  • Time: 14:00 - 15:00
  • Price: Free, booking required
  • Showing Notes: Auditorium, Level 1
  • Venue Address:
    Chambers Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1JF
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Event Details

Dr Margaret Maitland, Senior Curator of the Ancient Mediterranean and Lynn McClean, Principal Conservator of Paper and Textiles, examine the painted linen mummy shroud excavated from the ancient Egyptian tomb of Montsuef and describe how its conservation revealed an untold story.

Part of the Edinburgh International Science Festival

Behind the Scenes of the Tomb
Behind the Scenes of the Tomb Behind the Scenes of the Tomb