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PHOTO GALLERY: Mummies exhibit at Toledo Museum of Art

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    Brian Kennedy, director and CEO of the Toledo Museum of Art, admires Cartonnage of Ankit-Tesh, about 800 BCE, during a tour of The Mummies: From Egypt to Toledo exhibition at the Toledo Museum of Art in Toledo. A cartonnage shows how a mummy can be enclosed in a 'wrapper' made of linen.

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    Coffin of Ankh-Tesh, made of cedar wood and paint.

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    Mike Deetsch, the Emma Leah Bippus director of education and engagement, gives a tour of The Mummies: From Egypt to Toledo exhibition.

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    Egyptian-themed Murano glassware at The Mummies: From Egypt to Toledo exhibition at the Toledo Museum of Art in Toledo.

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    Artifacts on display at the exhibition.

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    Mummy Mask. Cartonnage (linen, glue and plaster, with gilt and paint. Egypt, Ptolemaic Period.

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    Rossford resident Adrianne Chasteen, 10, takes photos of the artifacts.

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    Mummy of an Old Man, 30 BCE-395 CE.

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    Mummy of a Young Priest, 945 - 712 BCE.

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    Exhibition designer Claude Fixler talks about setting up The Mummies: From Egypt to Toledo exhibition.

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“The Mummies: From Egypt to Toledo” will remain on the floor of the Toledo Museum of Art in the Canaday Gallery through May 6. Use the left and right arrows above to scroll through the photos.

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