A mummy is a deceased human or an animal whose skin and organs have been
preserved by .... The few documents that directly describe the mummification
process date to the Greco-Roman period. The majo...
An important man has died and his body needs to be prepared for burial. The
process of mummification has two stages. First, the embalming of the body. Then
Embalming the body. First, his body is taken to the tent known as 'ibu' or the '
place of purification'. There the embalmers wash his body with good-smelling
Illustrated guide to mummification process on British Museum's Ancient Egypt
website. • Introduction to Ancient Egypt on Woodlands Junior School website.
The mummified body provided a place for a person's ba, or spirit, to return to the
body after death. The process began with the evisceration of the body.
The mummification process took seventy days. Special priests worked as
embalmers, treating and wrapping the body. Beyond knowing the correct rituals
Aug 18, 2009 ... The ancient Egyptians developed a sophisticated method to preserve a dead
body for the afterlife: mummification. First, the internal organs ...
Embalm your own mummy with this Flash game.
A step by step process of how a body was prepared for mummification. The brain
was removed along with all other major organs except the heart.
Egyptian Mummification Lecture by Egyptologist Robert Brier, known as Mr
Mummy. ... It was mined from dry lake beds and used in the mummification
process to ...