Mummies, Science and Egyptology. A Study Day at Manchester University

Saturday 13th June 2009

Meeting the ancient Egyptians – how modern scientific investigations and archaeological research is helping to reveal more about the lives of the inhabitants of the Nile Valley.


Hesyre: the first dentist in history

Khnum-Nakht & Nakht-Ankh: two brothers?

Nesy-Amun: the Leeds mummy

Perenbast: an unusual burial

Nesperennub: a priest from Thebes

Asru: chantress of Amun

Presented by Natalie McCreesh and Roger Forshaw, KNH Centre for Biomedical Egyptology, The University of Manchester

Organised by Courses for the Public, The University of Manchester

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Telephone at 0161 275 3275

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