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Jührdenerfeld Man
Human Mummy
Bockhornerfeld
Biographical Information
Name(s) (also called Bockhornerfeld Man)
Age unknown
Sex male
Status unknown
Height unknown
Source
Culture Germanic/unknown
Date(s) 400 BCE-0 CE
Site
Current Location
Location Landesmuseum Natur und Mensch, Wesermarsch, Lower Saxony, Germany
Catalog #

Discovered in 1934, the body was discovered lying on its right side. Like the Windeby bodies, Dätgen man, and other bog bodies, some sticks had been placed on top of the body. A piece of wool fabric and an animal skin cape were found with the body.

Mummification

It is a bog body, meaning that it was mummified in a peat bog.

Studies

Along with Husbäke Man and Neu England Man it is currently on display at the Landesmuseum Natur und Mensch with the Husbäke man in Oldenburg, Germany.

Pathology

Additional Info

External Links

References

http://www.mummytombs.com/bog/bockhornerfeld.html

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