When Father Dowling and Sister Steve discover an ancient Egyptian curse while visiting a Pharaoh's burial chamber at the Chicago museum they attempt to uncover the mystery surrounding the statue given to Frank from the murdered man. Father Prestwick also visits the tomb with almost deadly consequences! Written by
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The plot revolves around two ibis sculptures, one supposedly solid gold, the other fake. Father Dowling points out that the fake ibis cannot be gold as it weighs about one third of what it should if it were gold, but the characters lift both sculptures with equal ease. Given the size of the sculptures, the real one should be considerably heavier than portrayed, and very difficult to lift. See more