Meet the Mummy

Photo © Adam Husted

Say hello to Demetrios. Excavated from a Roman cemetery in Hawara, Egypt in 1911, this mummy is believed to date between 30 B.C. and 395 A.D. See beyond the linen wrappings and explore interactive CT scans — 3-D x-rays — of this 2,000-year-old mummy.

The CT data is courtesy of Lawrence M. Boxt, MD, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY

Demetrios under the Wrappings

Break out your virtual scalpel and take a look inside...

Demetrios in 3D

Put on your X-ray specs and take this data for a spin...