Mummified Snake card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Mummified Snake

1973.4.156

Currently not on display

Information

Mummified serpent (?) wrapped in bandages. Ex Revd. William MacGregor Collection, purchased by Mr Stow for the Wellcome Historical Medical Museum at Sotheby’s, London, 26 June – 3 July 1922, Lot 640: "Five mummied Animals, comprising a Hawk, a young Jackal, and three snakes in bandages; also three bones from mummified animals, a bronze Probe, and three bronze Needles".