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What are canopic jars? Ancient Egypt

By |2018-04-19T22:41:45+00:00June 18th, 2017|Africa, Egypt, Religion|

Canopic Jars from Egypt(Vatican Museum, Rome) When people died in ancient Egypt, if they were rich enough, they paid to have their body made into a mummy. Mummification preserved your body for the afterlife. Cleaning out your guts In order to make you into a mummy, the undertakers had to take out your guts [...]