Twentieth-Century replication of an Egyptian mummy: Implications for Paleopathology.

Replication in a modern human cadaver of ancient Egyptian mummification focused on tools used by ancient Egyptian embalmers, the use of natron (a mixture of sodium carbonate, bicarbonate, and chloride) in the preparation of the mummy, surgical procedures in the removal of the viscera and brain, and...

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Main Authors: Zimmerman, Michael., Brier, Bob., Wade, Ronald.
Format: Villanova Faculty Authorship
Language:English
Published: 1998
Online Access:http://ezproxy.villanova.edu/login?url=https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:179464