Item #356343 Mummy: the inside story / John H. Taylor. John H. Taylor.

Mummy: the inside story / John H. Taylor

London: British Museum Press, 2011. 1st Edition. Fine copy in the original stiff-card wrappers. Particularly and surprisingly well-preserved; tight, bright, clean and especially sharp-cornered. Item #356343

Physical description: 63 pages: ill. (chiefly col.); 28 cm. Contents: Machine generated contents note: The Discovery of Nesperennub -- Egypt in the Libyan Period -- Gods and Temples -- Nesperennub the Priest -- Serving the King -- Nesperennub's Family -- Death, Burial and Afterlife -- Gathering Data From Mummies -- Imaging Nesperennub -- A Tour of the Mummy -- Age at Death and State of Health -- Dental Health and a Cavity in the Skull -- Mummification -- The Mysterious Bowl -- Wrapping the Body -- Constructing the Cartonnage Case -- Coffins -- Nesperennub's Appearance. Subjects: Nesperennub Priest 9th/8th cent. B.C. British Museum. Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan. Mummies Egypt. Mummies England London. Mummies Radiography. Mummies Data processing.

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