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Making Mummies II

First, the Dorbie Pharoah’s body was carefully washed.

Dorbie Pharoah bathing


Then the priestess cut strips of linen



The priestess cut strips of linen

Then the mummy was wrapped.


wrapped mummy


Then the golden funerary mask was placed over the mummy’s head.


funerary mask

The Dorbie mummy was then laid to rest in her sarcophagus, surrounded by some of the things she would need in the Land of the Dead: a mirror, a chair, and a television (of course).

The tomb


Good luck, Pharoah Dorbie!  May you find rest with Osiris.

10 June 2011

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