Egyptian Practice of Mummification
3 pages (750 words)
38). At the start, only ‘pharaohs’ were mummified; however, this was later adopted by other Egyptians who were influential enough to provide finances for the procedure. Finally, the peasants started mummification as well. In Egypt, a mixture of typical weather and atmosphere, in addition to the inhabitants' spiritual thinking and practices, initially led to unintended usual mummification and subsequently to proper mummification.