Egyptian Mummy restored using Child's toy

Museum saves 3000 year old Mummy with LEGO!

Museum restores mummy using LEGO!

by James Bush

Staff at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge have restored a 3000 year old Egyptian Mummy using LEGO. Small lightweight 'jacks' built from the child's toy were used to carefully repair the paper mache Mummy after it was partially crushed.