by Amy Azzarito FACEBOOK TWITTER PINTEREST FripperyVintage says: May 22, 2013 at 8:10 am Wow! Exhumed mummies that is amazing. Reply Joyce M says: May 22, 2013 at 8:28 am What the heck?! Exhumed mummies?? You learn something everyday… Reply Leticia says: May 22, 2013 at 9:39 am Hey, love the color of the day series, but this one is the best. Mummies! Trust those pre-raphaelites to have no qualms about it. Reply Modern Country Lady says: May 22, 2013 at 9:59 am Crikey! Sort of interesting and disgusting at the same time , hahaha. Reply tirane93 says: May 22, 2013 at 10:54 am i just love this series you’re doing. what cool bits of knowledge to have handy. thanks! Reply Kelsey Oseid says: May 22, 2013 at 11:00 am WHAT. That is insane. Reply Debra Matlock says: May 22, 2013 at 11:33 am That’s so interesting and weird combined with Rossetti having wife & model Elizabeth Siddal exhumed. Reply Abby says: May 22, 2013 at 12:44 pm So goth! Reply Maureen McDonough says: May 25, 2013 at 5:28 pm That was part of the reason disease was such a problem during that time. Pathogens became airborne during the process of boiling the mummies Reply LEAVE A COMMENT Cancel reply Comment Design*Sponge reserves the right to restrict comments that do not contribute constructively to the conversation at hand, contain profanity, personal attacks, hate speech or seek to promote a personal or unrelated business. Our goal is to create a safe space where everyone (commenters, subjects of posts and moderators) feels comfortable to speak. Please treat others the way you would like to be treated and be willing to take responsibility for the impact your words may have on others. Disagreement, differences of opinion and heated discussion are welcome, but comments that do not seek to have a mature and constructive dialogue will not be published. We moderate all comments with great care and do not delete any lightly. Please note that our team (writers, moderators and guests) deserve the same right to speak and respond as you do, and your comments may be responded to or disagreed with. These guidelines help us maintain a safe space and work toward our goal of connecting with and learning from each other.