Human mummification practices at Ismant el-Kharab.

An estimated 169 inhumations were identified in 15 tomb chambers of the west cemetery at the Roman Period site of Ismant el-Kharab (Kellis) in Egypt's Dakhleh Oasis in the western desert. Of these, 50 were in the form of mummified human remains, about half of which represented deliberate, anthropoge...

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Main Authors: Aufderheide, Arthur., Zlonis, Michael., Cartmell, Larry., Zimmerman, Michael.
Format: Villanova Faculty Authorship
Language:English
Published: 1999
Online Access:http://ezproxy.villanova.edu/login?url=https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:179482