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Re: [BKARTS] bleached linen?



That's primarily because they were in extremely dry conditions, out of
the light and hadn't been touched in a few millennia. 

Doug Sanders


> 
> Kevin,   Egyptian mummies were wrapped in linen cloths centuries ago
and
> when archeologists who washed  the fabric found it to be in amazingly
fine
> condition.  Today's linen may not be of that quality.  Marjorie
> 

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