laser 1977 Mummies Press Photo

DENVER POST PHOTO ARCHIVE

laser 1977 Mummies Press Photo

Photo Description

You are bidding on an original press photo from 1977 featuring MAY 24 1977 Mystery Mummy Found Nina Stoyan, Philadelphia, takes a close look at brightly decorated mask and breastplate found on an Egyptian mummy in burial coffin opened Monday at the Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences. The mummy case was j found two weeks ago in a crate in a dark corner of one of the academy's storage areas. Experts who opened the case could find no clues to identity of mummy, but said it was about 2,200 years old. Officials of the academy say , the mummy may have been sitting in the storage area for perhaps 100 years. Credit: AP Laserphoto . Photo is 6.5� x 6.5� in size.

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Mummies

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