Scriptural references to the linen burial cloth:
And when Joseph had taken the body, he wrapped it in a clean linen cloth,
And he bought fine linen, and took him down, and wrapped him in the linen, and laid him in a sepulchre which was hewn out of a rock, and rolled a stone unto the door of the sepulchre.
And he took it down, and wrapped it in linen, and laid it in a sepulchre that was hewn in stone, wherein never man before was laid.
In Matthew, Mark, and Luke, the word for linen cloth is sindon.
https://www.blueletterbible.org/lexicon … jv/tr/0-1/
– linen cloth, esp. that which was fine and costly, in which the bodies of the dead were wrapped
– thing made of fine cloth
Then took they the body of Jesus, and wound it in linen clothes with the spices, as the manner of the Jews is to bury.
And he stooping down, and looking in, saw the linen clothes lying; yet went he not in.
And the napkin, that was about his head, not lying with the linen clothes, but wrapped together in a place by itself.
In John, the word used for linen clothes is othonion.
https://www.blueletterbible.org/lexicon … /mgnt/0-1/
– a piece of linen, small linen cloth
– strips of linen cloth for swathing the dead