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  • Hospital tests reveal the secrets of an Egyptian mummy

    A team of medical experts and researchers presented new findings on the Spurlock Museum mummy - a child from a wealthy family in the Roman period of ancient Egypt. - at a symposium Nov. 2. The mummy was received CT scans in 1990 and again this summer.

    A team of medical experts and researchers presented new findings on the Spurlock Museum mummy - a child from a wealthy family in the Roman period of ancient Egypt. - at a symposium Nov. 2. The mummy was received CT scans in 1990 and again this summer.

    Photo by Melissa Sotelo, Spurlock Museum

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  • Editor's note: To contact Sarah Wisseman, call 217-355-0757; email wisarc@illinois.edu.
    More information about the symposium is available here.