In the burial chamber, a nest of four golden shrines, each sitting within the other, are removed, to reveal a stone sarcophagus .
He accused the team of being unethical in implementing their forensic examination, as well as disregarding the use of scientific procedures while removing the fragile mummy from its golden sarcophagus .
Charlemagne too fitted out his new capital with monuments constructed with spolia from Rome and Ravenna; his own tomb was an ancient sarcophagus .
He was buried in a sarcophagus in front of the Cairo Museum.
it was decided that a stone sarcophagus - not previously used for kings - should be installed.
The sarcophagus is also oriented to the compass directions, and is only 1 cm smaller in dimensions than the chamber entrance.
During her studies she worked with the British Museum examining the paints used on the sarcophagus of an Egyptian mummy to find out how the ancients had created a new colour.
One day, you're bouncing on top of a camel and climbing inside the Great Pyramid to eye the stone sarcophagus of Pharaoh Cheops.
A great lord was buried in a sarcophagus : the body was in a coffin, which in turn was in a larger stone casing that was usually decorated.
The centre of the room is now occupied by the quartzite sarcophagus containing the outermost coffin.