Medical imaging is lifting the lid on ancient Egyptian canopic jars — The Archaeology News Network

Studying the contents of ancient Egyptian conopic jars has value for both Egyptology and biomedical research, but opening them risks destroying the precious biological contents. In a new research article published in European Radiology Experimental, researchers use medical imaging techniques to look inside these ancient vessels. Ancient Egyptian canopic jars on display in the Egyptian…

via Medical imaging is lifting the lid on ancient Egyptian canopic jars — The Archaeology News Network

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