Road Construction Workers Found a Mummy While Excavating - Happy Early Halloween

Posted: 9/1/2016

Road Construction Workers Find Mummy

China -- A construction crew in China found an oddity while they were excavating for road construction work.

They started working to dig out the object and discovered what it was - a romb.  The construction crew called in archeologists.  They investigated the tomb and found that a 700 year old mummified body was inside.

The body was still in good shape.  They could see her features.  She was wearing shoes and jewlery.

China Mummy 

 In China, it is not uncommon to find mummies during construction.  China has been around for thousands of years and mummifying was common practice.

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