Thursday, 10 January 2013

Mummy moves floors at RISD for exhibition

"An ancient Egyptian mummy on display at the Rhode Island of Design Museum is in a new spot.

Workers delicately moved the mummy from the museum's sixth floor to the Waterman Gallery on the first floor, a RISD spokesperson said Wednesday.  It's for a special exhibition, called "Made for Eternity," which us scheduled to open in March"- Egyptian mummy at RISD moved - WPRI.com

The mummy is an Egyptian priest called Nesmin and dates back to 250 BCE.

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