cartonnage

noun
car·​ton·​nage | \¦kärtᵊn¦äzh\
plural -s

Definition of cartonnage 

: the material of which many Egyptian mummy cases are made consisting of linen or papyrus glued together in many thicknesses and usually coated with stucco also : a mummy case made of such material

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History and Etymology for cartonnage

French, from carton pasteboard + -age

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