Finding a New Mummy

Finding a New Mummy

Constant Wonder - Season 1, Episode 10 , Segment 2

S1 E10: Despots of Ancient Egypt

Episode: S1 E10: Despots of Ancient Egypt

  • Dec 27, 2021 11:00 am
  • 21:45 mins

By the time they get to modern scientists, most mummies don't have all the protective layers that they were originally buried with. So, it was exciting to find the largely in-tact Mer-Neith-itis, who'd been overlooked for more than a century after her discovery. Guest: Jamie Fraser, Curator for the Ancient Levant and Anatolia at the British Museum in London