Created by local artists Anne Armit and Kim Forrest, with help from Sputnik Architecture, the installation will sit in the museum’s courtyard to greet visitors during the upcoming exhibit, WRAPPED: The Mummy of Pesed.
The sarcophagus — Greek for a funeral receptacle commonly carved in stone — can be seen on Main Street between the museum and the Planetarium.
The exhibit will run October 25 to April 6, 2014.
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