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Mtter Museum of Philadelphia 21 of 26 The Soap Lady is the name given to this mummified woman whose body was exhumed in Philadelphia in 1875; unique because a fatty substance called adipocere encases the remains essentially turning her into soap. Explore amazing art and artifacts from ancient Egypt, Greece and Italy, Mesopotamia, Asia, Africa, and the Americas and more at this world renowned museum. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Penn Museum Sometime before his death in 1859, Philadelphia physician Thomas Mtter donated 30, 000 and his 1, 700item personal museum of bones, plaster casts, medical illustrations and other pathological artifacts to the College of Physicians of Philadelphia, which was used to create the first incarnation of the museum in 1863. death museum philadelphia The Mtter Museum [pronunciation? is a medical museum located in the Center City area of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It contains a collection of anatomical and pathological specimens, wax models, and antique medical equipment.