EGYPT Phases of mummification depicted on the sarcophagus of the priest Zed Bastet Fesanch. From bottom to top two priests wash and anoint the body procession opened by the god Anubis with the jackal s head who approaches the catafalque mummified the corpse Anubis places it on a catafalque under which the bowels of the deceased are collected in vessels finally relatives make votive offerings at the altar where the urns are kept.

Africa Egitto

title: PHASES OF IMBALSAMAZIONE

subject date: 2005-02-09

caption: EGYPT Phases of mummification depicted on the sarcophagus of the priest Zed-Bastet-Fesanch. From bottom to top: two priests wash and anoint the body; procession opened by the god Anubis (with the jackal's head) who approaches the catafalque; mummified the corpse, Anubis places it on a catafalque, under which the bowels of the deceased are collected in vessels; finally relatives make votive offerings at the altar where the urns are kept.

category: HIS

city: Africa

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continent: Africa

image century : XXXIX a.C. - IV a.C.

image epoch: Antico Egitto

subject century: XXXIX a.C. - IV a.C.

subject epoch: Antico Egitto

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Egyptfuneral ritualimbalsamatoreimbalsamazionemummymummificazioneritualAnubidefunctgravediedceremonyfuneralsepolcrointermentarcheologyfileIsisAgilkia islandEgyptologyAncient worldantiquities

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