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They have been hastily dipped in a bath of natron, which has dirtied rather than embalmed them.A history of art in ancient Egypt, Vol. I (of 2)|Georges Perrot
The natron also dissolves the flesh, so that nothing remains but the skin and bones.Museum of Antiquity|L. W. Yaggy
North-west of Kilimanjaro is a sheet of water known as the Natron Lake from the mineral alkali it contains.
Gradually the yellow skin preserved by the natron began to appear through the cross-hatchings of the bandages.Masques & Phases|Robert Ross
Lime, the wife of natron, produces marble, dissolved and saturated with acid is crystallized into gypsum.Lives of Eminent Zoologists, from Aristotle to Linnus|William MacGillivray