EGYPT: MUMMY, 2nd CENT. B.C.Mummy of priestess within original coffin of wood. 21st Dynasty, Egypt, c1985-935 B.C.

Egyptians also believed that being mummified was the only way to have an afterlife. Anubis is the Greek name for a jackal-headed god associated with mummification and the afterlife in Egyptian mythology.

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Ancient Egypt, : King Tut Gold Sarcophagus of Ancient Egypt Coloring Page

Ancient Egypt for Kids -- best books about life in ancient egypt, mummies...

This page lists the best story books about Ancient Egypt for kids -- each one full of fun and educational details about Egyptian mummies, pyramids, pharaohs, culture, and more.

Mummy of Hornedjitef (inner coffin) From Thebes, Egypt, Early Ptolemaic Period, 3rd century BC The mummy of Hornedjitef was encased in a gilded cartonnage mask and cover, and two anthropoid (human-shaped) wooden coffins. The coffins follow traditional Egyptian funerary practice in form and decoration.

BBC - A History of the World - Object : Mummy of Hornedjitef. Interesting series, also available as a podcast. See all 100 items! Geared toward older kids bad history buffs.

Anubis the weigher of souls before they can pass into the Afterlife.

Anubis name given by the Greeks to the jackal-headed God associated with mummification and the afterlife, the Egyptians in mythology.

Egypt display, student projects, mummy and coffin (from Miss Tyler-Smith's Class)

Egypt display, student projects, mummy and coffin (from Miss Tyler-Smith's Class) **Small sculptures inside the tins - people?

Mummy coffin of Djedmontefanch, a priest of Amun, ~ 945 BC - 712 BC

Ancient Egyptian Mummies, Statues, Burial Practices and Artefacts 1

Mummies are full of ancient mystery and information. This infographic provides fun facts about mummies.

If you are curious about mummy facts, you can read the whole post below. Mummy can be found not only in Egypt but also in Asia. But most people always associate mummy with Egypt since there are many m

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