This photo of Rosalia Lombardo was taken in 1984. Why is that interesting? She was the last person buried in the catacombs of the Capuchin Monastery 64 years before this photo was taken, in 1920.

This is one of the best-preserved bodies in the world. Her name is Rosalia Lombardo, her eyes are slightly open, and she’s a Sicilian two-year-old who died of pneumonia in Her body was embalmed and placed in the Capuchin catacombs of Palermo.

Humans are fascinated with the preservation of their dead. From Rosalia Lombardo to John Torrington and the Wet Mummies of China, here are the world's best preserved examples.

World's Best Preserved Mummies

Humans are fascinated with the preservation of their dead. From Rosalia Lombardo to John Torrington and the Wet Mummies of China, here are the world's best preserved examples.

Rosalia Lombardo

Funny pictures about Creepy embalmed girl. Oh, and cool pics about Creepy embalmed girl. Also, Creepy embalmed girl.

While details of her life are a mystery, today she is known as one of the best preserved mummies in the world. Meet Rosalia Lombardo, the girl in the glass coffin.

Rosalia Lombardo: The Child Mummy

While details of her life are a mystery, today she is known as one of the best preserved mummies in the world. Meet Rosalia Lombardo, the girl in the glass coffin.

Rosalia Lombardo – The Sleeping Beauty

Rosalia Lombardo died of pneumonia in Palermo, Sicily in December Her father took her body to renowned embalmer, Alfredo Salafia, so her body would remain preserved.

Rosalia Lombardo

Rosalia Lombardo: The Child Mummy

While details of her life are a mystery, today she is known as one of the best preserved mummies in the world. Meet Rosalia Lombardo, the girl in the glass coffin.

Rosalía Lombardo y el

Rosalía Lombardo y el "líquido de la perfección"

Rosalía Lombardo y el

Most beautiful mummy in the world "Rosalia Lombardo"___born in 1918 in (Palermo, Sicily). She died in 1920__Her father, General Lombardo, was sorely grieved upon her death, & wanted to preserve her. Her body was one of the last corpses to be admitted to the Capuchin catacombs of Palermo in Sicily.

Rosalia Lombardo, died 1920 Capuchin Catacombs of Palermo, Sicily

In this recent photo, Rosalia's left eye is partially open, revealing an intact iris underneath. This photo also reveals discoloration beginning to appear on her cheeks and forehead.

Rosalia Lombardo: The Child Mummy

In this recent photo, Rosalia's left eye is partially open, revealing an intact iris underneath. This photo also reveals discoloration beginning to appear on her cheeks and forehead.

The miraculously preserved body through imbalming of Rosalia Lombardo, dead at the age of 2 in 1920. Kept safe in the Palermo Catacombs les catacombes de Palerme

Sleeping Beauty Rosalia Lombardo died in 1920 [catacombsrosalia.

World's Best Preserved Mummies. If you're a fan of weird and odd, this is quite amazing.

World's Best Preserved Mummies

This photo of Rosalia Lombardo was taken in 1984. Why is that interesting? She was the last person buried in the catacombs of the Capuchin Monastery 64 years before this photo was taken, in 1920. (she has been nicknamed "Sleeping Beauty")

This photo of Rosalia Lombardo was taken in Why is that interesting? She was the last person buried in the catacombs of the Capuchin Monastery 64 years before this photo was taken, in (she has been nicknamed "Sleeping Beauty")

Are the eyes of Italy's famous mummy, Rosalia Lombardo, really blinking? Watch the video here: http://www.cultofweird.com/death/rosalia-lombardo-blinking-mummy/

Rosalia Lombardo: Blinking Mummy of the Capuchin Catacombs

Kapuzinergruft Palermo: Mumien & Rosalia Lombardo "schönste Mumie der Welt" » Der schwarze Planet

Kapuzinergruft Palermo: Mumien & Rosalia Lombardo "schönste Mumie der Welt" » Der schwarze Planet

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