Crucifixion Or 'Crucifiction' In Ancient Egypt? The Christian missionaries have claimed that there was no crucifixion in the ancient Egyptian civilization. But impaling people on stakes was one of the ways of punishment in the ancient Egypt.
Tomb of Tutankhamun. Detail of bed w/sideboards in the form of Ammut: hippopotamus head - lion's legs - crocodile body. Ammut is known as the devourer of evildoers. She figures prominently in the Judgment of the Dead.