Exhibition brochure for the "Blockhead mummy."

Title

Exhibition brochure for the "Blockhead mummy."

Subject

Blockhead (Mummy)
Mummies--Exhibitions.
Barclay, George.
Peale, Rubens, 1764-1865.
Peale's Museum (New York, N.Y.)
Trover and conversion--New York (State)
Actions and defense--New York (State)
Duer, John, 1782-1858.
Malicious mischief--New York (State)--Renssalaerville.
Hannibal (Ship)

Description

Outer coffin of one of a pair of mummies brought by Henry Barclay and purchased by Rubens Peale.

Source

Egyptian mummy. ; To be exhibited at the house of [blank.]

Publisher

[Ithaca, N.Y.] : Printed by Mack and Andrus, Ithaca New-York

Date

<1826-1828>

Rights

Courtesy of the American Antiquarian Society.

Identifier

460701

Files

Blockhead adv.jpg
Date Added
February 12, 2016
Collection
Mummies
Citation
“Exhibition brochure for the "Blockhead mummy.",” Early American Mummymania, accessed May 23, 2024, https://mummymania.omeka.net/items/show/40.