Human natural mummy; young female adult (20-35 years) with a tattoo in the shape of the monogram of Saint Michael on her inner right thigh. Body partly wrapped in textiles (at least three different pieces made of wool and linen).
- Excavated/Findspot: et-Tereif, 3-J-23 Grave 50 Skeleton 195
- (Africa,Sudan,Fourth Cataract,et-Tereif)
- Height: 22.5 centimetres
- Width: 162.5 centimetres
- Depth: 35.5 centimetres
Not on display
2014-15 22 May to 19 April, London, British Museum, 'Ancient Lives, New Discoveries'
90% (naturally mummified remains, head partly skeletonised) Preservation skull: 5.7% Preservation pc: 6.7%
Donated to the Sudan Archaeological Research Society by the National Corporation for Antiquities and Museums, Sudan as part of the MDASP campaign.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA81968
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