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TT99: 'Archaeology in action' -- studying textiles

Here you see a video made in October 2001. It shows April Farmer examining one of our nicest pieces of linen, mummy bandages with the name of Shabaka. You see her studying it closely, looking at its fibres and structure.

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See this page for technical notes on how the movies were originally produced.

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