Monthly Archives: February 2014

The Bio Bank has reached 700 mummies!

It’s always nice to report that we’ve hit another milestone in our quest to document animal mummies in museum collections, and this week we are pleased to have recorded our 700th mummy! Yesterday, Steph and I completed our recording of … Continue reading

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Study Day Saturday!

It’s not often we have to work at a weekend (at least not officially!), but today Steph and I were invited to take part in an Andante Study Day exploring the mummy collections at the Manchester Museum. The day included … Continue reading

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Mummy recording and exhibition prep at the World Museum, Liverpool

The Bio Bank team travelled to the World Museum, Liverpool, today to record the animal mummies in the collection and add to our ‘wish list’ of objects for the exhibition. We spent the day in the stores with curator, Dr. … Continue reading

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