Human Italian mummy, Paglicci 23
Human Mummy
Biographical Information
Name(s) Paglicci 23
Age unknown
Sex male
Status unknown
Height unknown
Culture unknown
Date(s) 26000 BCE
Site Paglicci Cave
Current Location
Location Apulla Italy
Catalog #


The remains of an ancient human were found in Paglicci Cave. This is a type of DNA tested mummy.


The remains have been preserved by the natural setting of the cave. 


The remains were tested for modern human haplogroups (type of DNA). The one that matched was somewhat linked to modern Eastern Europeans. These remains provided insight into the nuclear genes of early modern Europeans.


Additional InfoEdit

External LinksEdit

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.