YLM Database

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

Chamberlain Square
Birmingham
B3 3DH

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YLM Entry Submitted: No
Comments:

Birmingham questionnaire lost – resent by email 28/11/08

How many human remains are in its collection, and how many of those are of ancient British provenance, pre-Christian or in other way Pagan?:
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How many of these human remains are well documented, with clear context of date and place of exhumation?:

Where there are ancestors in store, is there a history of use?:

Where there are ancestors in store, is there potential for use, in display, education or scientific analysis?

Does the museum have a disposal policy, and is it including HR with negligible potential in its discussions about disposal?:

What sources of information about these human remains are in the public domain and where?:
Does the museum have ancestors (human remains) on display?:

Does the museum hold any iconic ancestors, ie. complete skeletons with a well documented story, or those considered of national or local importance, and are these on display?:

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26 August, 2008