5 March - 5 September 2010. For many years a team of archaeologists in Egypt had been excavating the tomb of Monthemhat in the necropolis of Teba. In 2009 the Egyptian Antiquities Service suggested that the archaeologists might investigate a nearby tomb, previously used as a warehouse. What their torchlight revealed was amazing: 18 mummies of unknown origin, all currently on display in the Museu d

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Monthemhat Project: Forgotten Mummies

Museu d’Arqueologia de Catalunya, Passeig de Santa Madrona, 39-41, Parc de Montjuïc, 08038 Barcelona. Tel. +34 934 232149 www.mac.cat