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" Then having filled the belly with pure myrrh pounded, and cassia, and other perfumes, frankincense excepted, they sew it up again ; and when they have done this, they steep it in natrum, leaving it under for seventy days ; for a longer time than this... "
Egyptian Days - Page 103
by Philip Sanford Marden - 1912 - 329 pages
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr ; with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1848 - 613 pages
...brains through the nostrils with an iron hook, taking part of it out in this manner, the rest by the infusion of drugs. Then with a sharp Ethiopian stone...this the relations, having taken the body back again, make a wooden case in the shape of a man, and having made it, they enclose the body ; and thus, having...
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1852 - 613 pages
...brains through the nostrils with an iron hook, taking part of it out in this manner, the rest by the infusion of drugs. Then with a sharp Ethiopian stone...this the relations, having taken the body back again, make a wooden case in the shape of a man, and having made it, they enclose the body ; and thus, having...
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Biblical Natural Science: Being the Explanation of All References ..., Volume 1

John Duns - 1863 - 624 pages
...belly with pure myrrh pounded, and cassia, and other perfumes, frankincense excepted, they sew it up ; and when they have done this, they steep it in natrum,...this the relations, having taken the body back again, make a wooden case in the shape of a man, and having made it, they inclose the body; and thus, having...
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Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, Volume 4

Royal Historical Society (Great Britain) - 1876
...frankincense excepted, they sew it up again ; and when they have done this, they steep it in vetrum, leaving it under for seventy days ; for a longer time...this, the relations, having taken the body back again, make a * Arts of Greeks and Romans, vol. i., 38. t Clio, i. 198. wooden case in the shape of a man,...
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Herodotus: Literally Translated from the Text of Baehr : with a Geographical ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1885 - 613 pages
...brains through the nostrils with an iron hook, taking part of it out in this manner, the rest by the infusion of drugs. Then with a sharp Ethiopian stone...this the relations, having taken the body back again, make a wooden case in the shape of a man, and having made it, they enclose the body ; and thus, having...
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Herodotus: A New and Literal Version from the Text of Baehr, with a ...

Herodotus, Henry Cary - 1892 - 613 pages
...the expiration of the seventy days they wash the corpse, and wrap the whole body in bandages of naxen cloth, smearing it with gum, which the Egyptians commonly...this the relations, having taken the body back again, make a wooden case in the shape of a man, and having made it, they inclose the body ; and thus, having...
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The Mummy: Chapters on Egyptian Funereal Archaeology

Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1894 - 404 pages
...for 70 days ; for a longer time than this it is not lawful to steep it At the expiration of the 70 days they wash the corpse, and wrap the whole body...this the relations, having taken the body back again, make a wooden case in the shape of a man,1 and having made it, they enclose the body ; and thus, having...
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The Histories of Herodotus

Herodotus - 1899 - 568 pages
...brains through the nostrils with an iron hook, taking part of it out in this manner, the rest by the infusion of drugs. Then with a sharp Ethiopian stone...Egyptians commonly use instead of glue. After this the relatives, having taken the body back again, make a wooden case in the shape of a man, and having made...
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The Mummy: Chapters on Egyptian Funereal Archaeology

Sir Ernest Alfred Wallis Budge - 1964 - 404 pages
...for 70 days ; for a longer time than this it is not lawful to steep it. At the expiration of the 70 days they wash the corpse, and wrap the whole body...this the relations, having taken the body back again, make a wooden case in the shape of a man,1 and having made it, they enclose the body ; and thus, having...
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Lost Discoveries: The Ancient Roots of Modern Science--from the Baby

Dick Teresi - 2010 - 464 pages
...At the expiration of seventy days they wash the corpse, and wrap the whole body in bandages of waxen cloth, smearing it with gum, which the Egyptians commonly use instead of glue.2'' The natron in which the body is steeped occurs naturally in Egyptian lakes.27 Chemists debate...
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