HONEY MUMMY- It’s the Mellified Man!

Oh do you know the mellified man that lives on Drury Lane?

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***CREDITS***

Mortician: Caitlin Doughty
Writing & Research: Louise Hung (@LouiseHung1)
Editor & Graphics: Landis Blair (@landisblair)

**LEARN MORE**

“Creepy Corner: Sweet, Sweet Mellification – or the “Honey Mummy”
https://web.archive.org/web/20170128183411/http://www.xojane.com/fun/mellification

“Honey, I’m Dead”
https://www.nationalgeographic.org/projects/out-of-eden-walk/articles/2015-05-honey-im-dead/

“Sweet Death – Honey in Death Rituals”
https://nourishingdeath.wordpress.com/2013/09/17/sweet-sweet-death-honey-in-death-rituals/

A History of Egyptian Mummies and an Account of the Worship and Embalming of the Sacred Animals
Thomas Joseph Pettigrew

The Monkey and the Inkpot: Natural History and Its Transformations in Early Modern China
Carla Nappi. Harvard University Press. 2009

Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
Mary Roach. W. W. Norton & Company. 2003

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