Islamic mummy research, Egypt

Islamic mummy research, Egypt

C002/1703 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 55.0MB

Downloadable file size: 2.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Islamic mummy research. French geneticist Eliane Beraud-Colomb, with a screenshot of a Fatimid mummy excavated at the Al-Fustat archaeological site in Cairo, Egypt. Al-Fustat was the first capital of Egypt under Arab rule. The site contains human remains dating from the time of the Fatimid dynasty, a caliphate of Shi'ite Muslims which was founded in 909 and ruled over a North African empire until 1171. Beraud-Colomb is studying the genetics of the Fatimid mummies.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 21st century, adult, africa, african, al-fostat, al-fustat, ancient, anthropological, anthropology, archaeological, archaeology, archeology, biochemist, biologist, bone, bones, cadaver, cairo, caliphate, caucasian, computer, dead, dead body, dynasty, egypt, egyptian, eliane beraud colomb, european, fatimid, fatimids, female, fostat, french, fustat, genetic, geneticist, genetics, head, historical, history, human, islamic, laboratory, mediaeval, medieval, middle ages, moslem, mummified, mummy, muslim, people, person, preserved, remains, research, researcher, sample, scientist, shi'ite, shiite, skeletal, skeleton, skull, white, woman

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.