After her death, her long wavy hair and her once pale skin turned blue, while her big eyes became wide circular with black dots as pupils.
There is a hole in her left cheek that shows that her skin is deteriorating and reveals her white teeth. Under her left arm is some exposed muscle, although her actual left arm is only bone.
"The Chinese said they were 3,000 years old, yet the bodies looked as if they were buried yesterday." But the real shock came when Mair looked closely at their faces.
In contrast to most central Asian peoples, these corpses had obvious Caucasian, or European, features--blond hair, long noses, deep-set eyes, and long skulls. "Even though I was supposed to be leading a tour group, I just couldn't leave that room.
Her right ribs are showing due to the hole in her wedding dress.
Her right leg is almost completely bone except for the skin that still covered her foot and her ankle.
Forensic entomology is the scientific study of the invasion of the succession pattern of arthropods with their developmental stages of different species found on the decomposed cadavers during legal investigations.
Sesamoid bones refer to small bones embedded in a tendon, often found in joints, such as in the knees and wrists.
Emily "The Corpse Bride", is a living corpse who was a talented and wealthy lady in her lifetime, as well as the self-proclaimed bride of the young Victor Van Dort after their encounter at the woods.
She was murdered by her ex-fiancee of Lord Barkis Bittern, and indirectly killed him shortly before gaining her freedom.
Emily was a tall young woman who had a slim and graceful figure.
Her current only colorful features are her pink lips.