National Geographic : 1926 Sep
(IV. U.. n. Autochromes Lumiere by Gervais Courtellemont AN ANCIENT MUMMY COVERING The mummies of royal and noble Egyptians were inclosed in several coffins, the innermost being carved in the likeness of the deceased. Note the pictures of early Egyptian gods at the base of the covering. TRADING ON THE ANCIENTS Cairo, like tourist centersthe world over, isplentifully peopled with souvenir sellers. This particular display includes beadwork, woven straw, glass and brassware, and mummy models.