Mummified Dog

Egyptian Maker
Roman Period, ca. 30 BC–AD 395 Date:
Linen, pigment, and organic remains Materials
12 ¼ H x 3 ¼ W x 4 Diam. Dimensions
Purchased from the Metropolitan Museum of Art Provenance
Albany Institute of History & Art Purchase Credit
1958.7.4 Accession number
Originally thought to be a cat mummy, this mummified animal was recently determined to be the remains of a dog.
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