Monday, August 10, 2009

Egyptian Mummy Reconstruction















This is fascinating, and for anyone who is interested in how ancient Egyptians looked. The full report is quite technical, but some of the images are shown here. It's a 3D reconstruction from Florence, Italy.





This second reconstruction comes from Chicago, and shows a temple singer called Meresamun who died in around 800BCE, long before foreigners ruled Egypt:






3 Opinion(s):

Ranger Tom said...

They don't look black to me...

Doberman said...

Oops, Viking, by now El Aamil's head will be bursting. Hmm, facts, what's those?

Anonymous said...

she look like one of those ethiopians.