Photo Gallery: Return from the Crypt
Foto: Wilfried Rosendahl / Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen Mannheim

Photo Gallery: Return from the Crypt

Tales from the Crypt The Mystery of Germany's Aristocratic Mummies

When they died, Germany noble families of the 18th century did what the Egyptians had done before them: They had themselves mummified. As an increasing number of such well-preserved corpses are found, scientists are trying to find out why.
Translated from the German by Jan Liebelt
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