Mummy Coffins?


A sarcophagus is the name of a mummy's coffin. The ancient Egyptians decorated it to resemble what the mummy looked like. A mummy is a preserved body of the deceased and was buried in the coffins to protect them from wild animals in the desert.
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1. Look at a minimum of 10 different pictures of Egyptian sarcophagi. Locate the pictures in textbooks, books on Egyptian mummies or the Internet. Choose one or two mummy coffins
A sarcophagus is a funeral receptacle for a corpse, most commonly carved or cut from stone. The word "sarcophagus" comes from the Greek. sarx. meaning "flesh"
When egyptians died, their bodies were mummified
Coffins are basically thin walled boxes although Egyptian sarcophagus are thicker walled being stone - can we assume you want the fancy inner coffin and not the protective stone box
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