Minggu, 22 Januari 2012

10 Mummies World's Most Historic

A mummy is a corpse whose body has been preserved by either intentional or due to chemicals as well as temperature, air and a very low humidity. Human and animal mummies found around the world, as a result of embalming or preservation of nature through unusual circumstances. Many mummies thousands of years due to the death yangterkenal interesting or remarkable preservation of her body. Here are 10 mummies of the most attractive and most can still be seen today.
10. Elmer McCurdy
 Elmer McCurdy (January 1880 - October 7, 1911) is a criminal who was killed in a shootout in Oklahoma. When no one claimed his body, the corpse was embalmed and even then with the reason that one day there would be a corpse that took it.And five years later, one brother Elmer who claimed to want to give decent burial to the cousin who, when his brother wanted to take it, they do not menggangap it adl Elmer bodies, they just menggangap it's just wax, and they also sell the corpse to the place to be a local carnival target practice shooting, and when the corpse who is considered the sculpture section shot sleeves, evident truth of jenah Elmer McCurdy.

9. Vladimir Lenin
 Vladimir Ilyich Lenin (10 April 1870 - January 21, 1924) is one of the leading political figures and revolutionary thinkers of the 20th century, who masterminded the Bolsheviks took power in Russia in 1917, and is the architect and the first Soviet leader.In March 1923, he suffered a stroke for the third time who makes stupid and always in bed until he died on January 21, 1924, at the age of 53 years, on the estate at Gorki Leninskiye. His body was embalmed and on display at the Lenin Mausoleum, Moscow and can still be seen today

8. Ancient Pompeiians
 Is dead who were buried by hot ash from the eruption of Vesuvius now TSB mummies can be seen in the Archaeological Museum of Naples.

7. Juanita The Ice Maiden Juanita ("The Ice Maiden") was found at the top of Mount Ampato, Peru, on September 8, 1995. He is one who is sacrificed to the gods of the Incas in 500 years ago. Juanita is now on display at the Museo de Altura Santuarios in Arequipa, Peru.
6. Otzi The Iceman
 Otzi mummy naturally a man from about 3300 BC (53 centuries ago). The mummy was found in September 1991 in Schnalstal glacier in the Ötztal Alps, near Hauslabjoch, on the border between Austria and Italy. His body can now be seen at the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology in Bolzano, northern Italy

5. Ginger
 Why named Ginger, krn mummy mummy who is believed to be the first of the Egyptian mummies. And despite meniggal mummy 5000 years ago it was perfect, hair, legs and even her nails still look perfect. Ginger was found at Gebelein, Egypt and is currently on display at the British Museum.

4. Tollund Man Is a human cadaver man who lived in 4th century BC the Roman era. He was found in May 1950 on the Jutland peninsula in Denmark. Now her body is shown in the Silkeborg Museum in Denmark.
3. Rosalia Lombardo
 The body of Rosalia Lombardo, a daughter of two-year-old Sicilian who died in 1920, still looks fresh. Mummy, known as "Sleeping Beauty" is stored in a glass case in the Capuchin monastery Palermo, Italy.

2. King Tutankhamun
 Tutankhamun (around 1341 BC - 1323 BC) was an Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty during the period of Egyptian history known as the New Kingdom. Tutankhamun was 9 years old when he became pharaoh and reigned for about 10 years, until his death. The tomb of Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings (where he still resides) was discovered by Howard Carter in 1922 and almost completely intact mummy of Tutankhamun among the most complete ancient Egyptian king ever discovered.

1. Lady Dai (Xin Zhui)
 there are 1971 workers in China digging air raid shelter near the city of Changsha they found the tomb of the Han Dynasty which contains more than 1,000 artifacts who maintained nicely, as well as the "corpse of the most perfectly preserved ever found" Tomb of the unknown turned out to belong Xin Zhui, wife of the Marquis of Han who died between 178-145 BC.The 'mystery of Lady Dai' has not been solved. The scientists believe the body was due to exceptional sustainable by 22 dresses of silk and hemp and silk ribbon 9 who wraps his body and keep air out. However, some scientists suspect that the real key to its preservation lies in the mysterious unidentified red liquid found inside the coffin TSB. And this body can now take a look at the Hunan Provincial Museum.

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