Top 10 Museum Mysteries

Check out some of the most mysterious, scandalous and bizarre objects housed in American museums.

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Photography by The Meade Art Museum at Amherst College, Amherst, MA

Little is known about this specimen other than its name, "The Fiji Mermaid." Is it a freakish mutant or an elaborate hoax?

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