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Mummified Chickens!

Dr. Mindy Pitre and students from ANTH 248 – Dealing with the Dead made an Egyptian Old Kingdom mummy following mummification practices that date to the 3rd millennium BCE.  Check out the photo gallery! (All photos by University photographer Tara Freeman.)  Students participating in the process included Sarah Abram, Jennifer Brown, James Dowell, Hannah Fearnside, Madeleine Fernsell, Anna Foltzer, Wilson Hagen, Winston Hutchins, Marta Johann, Colin Loomis, Grace O'Neil, Jessica Piecewicz, Raymond Price, Katelyn Prue, Robert Richardson, William Snyder and Kimberly Waite.