Part of National Museums Liverpool
More than 2700 items from our internationally significant Egyptology collection. The full collection is one of the largest in the UK with over 16,000 items spanning from the Prehistoric (c. 5300 BC) to the end of the Byzantine Period (642 AD).
Currently on display in Ancient Egypt Gallery, Level 3, World Museum
Just before Christmas ten animal mummies were returned to World Museum after 40 years.
Author: Newberry, Percy
Description: Professor Percy Newberry was very familiar with MacGregor's collection and produced the text for Sotheby's catalogue. There is useful detail, such as where the objects were collected and some photographs.
Start date: 1922-06-26
End date: 1922-06-26
Description: Sale of Revd. William MacGregor's collection of Egyptian antiquities.
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