Royal Funerals and Coronations: an Anthropological Overview from “The Gold Falcon has Flown to his Akhet” to “London Bridge Down”

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Habicht M.E.
E. Varotto
Pate F.D.
Smith D.L.
Galassi F.M.

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This article reviews the funerary rituals of the main royal houses of the world, combining historical data with anthropological information, with a focus on the British Royal Family. Parallels are drawn between past cultures and modern societies, with reference to treatment of corpses and preservative practices.

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Habicht , M., Varotto, E., Pate, F., Smith, D., & Galassi, G. (2024). Royal Funerals and Coronations: an Anthropological Overview from “The Gold Falcon has Flown to his Akhet” to “London Bridge Down”. International Journal of Anthropology, 39(1/2), 89-128. https://doi.org/10.14673/IJA2024121119
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