Golden Mummies of Egypt: Interpreting Identities from the Graeco-Roman Period by Campbell Price
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Roger Forshaw

Manchester Museum and Nomad Exhibitions, 2020 ISBN: 978 1 526199 67 6 Paperback, £25. 00.

Golden Mummies of Egypt is based around a touring exhibition of mummies and associated artifacts from the internationally significant collection of the University of Manchester Museum. With its 200 splendid photographs, this impressive volume is not merely another account of the wonders of ancient Egypt but an illuminating perspective of Graeco-Roman mummies.

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