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Different materials were used to plug the eye sockets. ... Sometimes eyes were painted onto the linen, but eventually the Egyptians began to use stone or glass ...

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what substance is used to stuff the nostrils? what else did Egyptians embalm? the material used to stuff the eye sockets? what mummy shaped figures worked in ...

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Saturday, September 3, 2011 at 11:45pm. yo... the answer is 'linen cloth'.... hope i helped...... ;))). Egypt - Rheanna Thursday, December 8, ...

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With these changes the Egyptians found that the mummies taken away from the heat of the ... In the mummification process, the natron was used to basically salt and preserve the body. ... The nose and eyes were sometimes plugged up with cloth, but there have been small onions found in the eye sockets to make it appear ...

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Aug 22, 2011 ... Ancient Egypt: Information on Mummies and Mummification in Egypt. ... Also, natural material such as grass could be used to surround the body, .... Next the abdominal incision was closed, the nostrils were plugged with resin or ... In fact, artificial eyes were often placed in the eye sockets and the skin was ...

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Henna and Gum Arabic in ancient Egypt to determine their effectiveness in the preservation of the body. ... fying unknown materials used with mummies.

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ancient egypt: Mummification - the embalmers and their art. ... The particularly well-preserved New Kingdom mummy of Rai G. Elliot Smith, plate VI .... 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.

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Using special processes, the Egyptians removed all moisture from the body, ... of the body were filled out with linen and other materials and false eyes were added . Next the wrapping began. Each mummy needed hundreds of yards of linen.

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What the Mummymakers in Ancient Egypt Did to Various Parts of the Body ... Egyptian mummymakers sometimes stuffed the body with various materials and ... The eyeballs were often pushed into eye socket and covered with linen pads. ... One mummy's nose was even plugged with peppercorns during the 21st Dynasty.