2,000 year old mummified 'sleeping beauty' dressed in silk emerges on the shoreline Yenisei River in Tyva Republic from the Sayano-Shushensk water reservoir, Siberia.
Sayano-Shushensk water reservoir. The shoreline of the reservoir when the water retreats.
There was a funeral meal in the courts, and on his chest a pouch with pine nuts. ' Restoration experts have started working on the mummy. Analysis of the find is expected to yield a wealth of information on her life and times. Scientists received a grant from the Russian Geographical Society to rescue the unique archeological finds in flooded areas.https://siberiantimes.com/science/others/news/2000-year-old-mummified-sleeping-beauty-dressed-in-silk-emerges-from-siberian-reservoir/