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Mummies

mummies of Urumchi

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Mummies

  1. 1. MUMMIES OF ÜRÜMCHI (ÜRÜMQI) (WESTERN CHINA) By : EleneTsikarishvili
  2. 2. Ürümqi  Geographical location  Brief history  Mummies
  3. 3. Geographical location  Ürümqi is the capital of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China in Northwest China.
  4. 4. History  . Ürümqi was a major hub on the Silk Road during China'sTang dynasty, and developed its reputation as a leading cultural and commercial center during the Qing dynasty.
  5. 5. The Silk Road
  6. 6. Historical facts affecting mummification  Climate.  Being part of the Silk Road leading to migrations.  The interchange of cultural experiences leading to multicolored population.
  7. 7. The mummies
  8. 8. Cemetery of Zaghunluq (the tomb complexes)
  9. 9.  Known as Chärchän Man, this 50- to 55-year-old male is unusually tall.The mummy is described as: a 3,000-year-old male, "6-foot-6-inch giant with Caucasian features“.
  10. 10.  The beauty of Loulan was  discovered in 1980, but it was 3800 years ago that she died on the trade route known as the Silk Road.  She is one of the oldest and most well-preserved mummies in the world.
  11. 11.  The so-called Blue Baby is the mummy of an infant who died before he/she turned one year.  Dark blue stones covered its eyes, and red woolen yarn was inserted into its nostrils.
  12. 12. The clothes
  13. 13. THANK YOU !!!

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  • ChalermchaiWattanawongpitak

    Oct. 2, 2016

mummies of Urumchi

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