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800-year-old Siberian mummy
Human Mummy
Mummy-1489969211
Biographical Information
Name(s) Unknown.
Age 800 years-old
Sex Male
Status Deceased
Height
Source
Culture
Date(s)
Site Salekhard
Current Location
Location Russia's Scientific Centre of Arctic Research.
Catalog #

BiographyEdit

The child, whose remains were recently discovered, was around six or seven years old when he met his demise.He was found in an ancient necropolis close to the site of Salekhard, a region of Siberia north of the Arctic Circle.

MummificationEdit

His body was encased in birchbark and copper. It is important to note that the mummy was preserved in a natural state and there were no internal organs removed.

StudiesEdit

They took samples of tissue and probed the ancient boy's internal organs. With the remains of this boy, which are nearly eight hundred years old, they will be able to gather valuable insight as to how children lived in medieval times and possibly their diet. As well as they hope to uncover how the child died, though the chances are minute. 

PathologyEdit

Cause of death is unknown.

Additional InfoEdit

External LinksEdit

ReferencesEdit

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3691745/Who-mysterious-child-mummy-Siberia-Dissecting-ancient-organs-reveal-clues-800-year-old-boy-lived.html

https://www.thevintagenews.com/2017/01/15/new-discovery-of-an-800-year-old-siberian-mummy-offers-a-glimpse-into-a-forgotten-past/

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