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The Valley of the Golden Mummies

February 7, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Honolulu Campus, Library - Building 7, 1st floor

"The Valley of the Golden Mummies:
The Bahariya Oasis, Mummies, Health and Disease in Ancient Egypt"
Presented by Dr. Robert Littman

Excavations of a Greco-Roman cemetery in the Bahariya Oasis in Egypt, 250 miles into the Sahara Desert, began in 1996. Approximately 34 tombs have been excavated from this area. In this illustrated lecture Dr. Littman will discuss the site, the role of mummies in Greco-Roman Egypt, and life expectancy and health.

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