Mudcat Café message #2221436 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: Jack Blandiver
23-Dec-07 - 01:56 PM
Thread Name: BS: How do u celebrate midwinter godlessly?
Subject: RE: BS: How do u celebrate midwinter godlessly?
For the history & function of Swaddling clothes see : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swaddling

I'd suggest any resemblance to Mummy wrappings is at best coincidental. Love the painting though; thanks for the link.