Mason and the Mummy
Mason and the Mummy features the story of noted Tacoma businessman Allen C. Mason and his purchase of the Egyptian mummy Ankh-Wennefer. Mason set out on a 6-month around-the-world journey to Egypt in 1890 with the intention of finding and bringing home a mummy. He succeeded, and later donated Ankh-Wennefer’s mummy to the Historical Society in 1897.
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1911 Pacific Ave.
Tacoma, WA 98402
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