Tuesday, February 25, 2020
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
By Invitation
Add to Calendar 2020-02-25 14:00:00 2020-02-25 16:00:00 Unraveling an Ancient Mystery: The Head of Djehutynakt 02/25/2020 02:00 pm Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston tickets@mfa.org America/New_York public

Join us for an exclusive chance to hear how the FBI and MFA collaborated to crack a 4,000-year-old “cold case” to discover the true identity of the mummy head of Djehutynakht using state-of-the-art DNA analysis. Learn about challenges of extracting DNA from Egyptian mummies, and the potential further application of this research to archeology and Egyptology.

Event details, including date and time, are subject to change. A formal invitation will be sent to members via Paperless Post.

Eligibility

Exclusively for members of the Lotus Society

Past Dates and Times

Tuesday, February 25, 2020