Mar 23, 2008 ... Very often, bees wax was used. ... Social Studies - What material was used to
plug the eye sockets during . ... what was the substance used to stuff the nostrils
of the mummy'... egypt mummification - What subtance was used to ...
Feb 8, 2007 ... magical figure placed in between layers of the mummy's wrapping ... Pyramid
Text 9.The material used to plug the eye sockets. linen 10.
Different materials were used to plug the eye sockets. The eyeball was often
pushed into the eye socket and covered with a linen pad. Sometimes eyes were ...
ancient egypt: Mummification - the embalmers and their art. ... The eye sockets
have been stopped and the mouth cavity has been filled with resin. ... Bees wax
was used at times to plug orifices, the ears, eyes, nostrils, and the mouth. ... the
eyeballs were at times replaced with pieces of cloth, stone or other materials.
Feel free to use material from the Theban Royal Mummy Project website. ... Ikram
and Dodson state that the mummy's eye-sockets had been packed with cloth, ....
One new feature was the ball of resin used to plug up the anus of Ramesses IV.
Mar 6, 2014 ... The precise strokes show a mummy embalmed with great care, ... with empty eye
sockets and skin that's cracked like parched earth. ..... a plug of bandages, skin
and flesh from a mummy, before using a ... Unfortunately, over the millennia,
black resins and other materials used in the embalming process had ...
plete, the anal plug was removed and the lique- fied stomach ... fying unknown
materials used with mummies. Most analyses .... mouth, eyes and ears (Ikram
and Dodson,. 1998). ...... in his eye sockets and his ears, and a piece of onion
Conservation of the mummies and coffins in preparation for their installation in ...
damage that was repaired, materials that were re-used, or constructions that ...
New pieces of wood were often inserted to plug .... outline the shapes for carving
is preserved on the wood of the eye cavities (Fig. .... Deep sockets held tenons
Feel free to use material from the Theban Royal Mummy Project website. ... (
However, see his comments on the artificial eyes, made of onions, used in the
mummy ... and into the eye sockets of Ramesses III in an attempt to fashion
artificial eyes. ... and the embalmers had simply filled the embalming incision with
a wax plug.
May 22, 2014 ... High-definition scans uncover details of a mummy's health before ... Her eye
sockets have been filled with artificial eyes made of glass or stone.