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Corporate Author Brooklyn Museum.

Title Soulful creatures : animal mummies in ancient Egypt / Edward Bleiberg, Yekaterina Barbash, Lisa Bruno.

Publication Info. Brooklyn, New York : Brooklyn Museum in association with D Giles Ltd, 2013.


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Description 151 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
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Note Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Soulful Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt," organized by the Brooklyn Museum from its collections.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 146-147) and index of illustrations.
Contents Foreword / Arnold L. Lehman -- Preface and acknowledgments / Edward Bleiberg -- A brief chronology of ancient Egypt -- How the ancient Egyptians viewed the animal world / Yekaterina Barbash -- Animal mummies : the souls of the gods / Edward Bleiberg -- The scientific examination of animal mummies / Lisa Bruno -- Appendix : Possible precursors to the animal cults / Yekaterina Barbash.
Subject Brooklyn Museum -- Exhibitions.
Mummified animals -- Egypt -- Exhibitions.
Animals -- Egypt -- Religious aspects -- History -- Exhibitions.
Egypt -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Bleiberg, Edward, 1951-
Barbash, Yekaterina.
Bruno, Lisa, 1964-
ISBN 9780872731745 (paperback)
087273174X (paperback)
9781907804274 (hardcover)
1907804277 (hardcover)

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