When his little girl passed away, her father Mario Lombardo was devastated and at a loss of what to do. He would have done anything to change the circumstances and in the midst of his grief he sought out the help of a taxidermist. To his surprise, the taxidermist had the perfect solution. Lombardo planned to have his daughter’s remains preserved and succeeded. You’ll be astonished by this child mummy’s appearance.
Born in Palermo, Italy in 1918, Rosalia Lombardo was only two-years-old when she got sick with pneumonia. Unfortunately, she ended up passing away in 1920. Her body is now preserved inside of a casket in an underground Sicilian cemetery and it has been the stir of quite a controversy.