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Mummified remains of the boy king

Mummified remains of the boy king

Facts About King Tut -Often described as the 'Boy King of Egypt', King Tutankhamun ruled the empire for a very short term. It is believed that his reign was too short and uneventful to leave a mark in the history of ancient Egypt. However, with the discovery of his tomb and its fabulous treasures, the Pharaoh's name became famous overnight. The 3000-year-old mummy was the only clue to the life and death of King Tutankhamun

Surprising Facts About the Boy Pharaoh King Tutankhamun

Facts About King Tut -Often described as the 'Boy King of Egypt', King Tutankhamun ruled the empire for a very short term. It is believed that his reign was too short and uneventful to leave a mark in the history of ancient Egypt. However, with the discov

This is easily my favourite piece of Art from Egypt or any where else. This is the Throne of Tutankhamun and the beautiful image depicts the Boy-King and his Queen Ankhesenamun in a touching moment. The young Queen is helping her husband to adjust his collar. The King reclines casually on his seat and the two seem completely at ease with eachother.

The ornate gold back to Tutankhamun's throne found in his tomb in the Valley of the Kings now in the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt

Many objects from King Tut's tomb are not allowed in displays outside of Egypt, like his mummy itself.

Inside King Tutankhamuns tomb in Egypt, in January Zahi Hawass, head of Egypts Supreme Council of Antiquities, removes padding to reveal the mummy

Scarab Pectoral Necklace of Tutankhamun -- Dynasty 18 -- Circa 1323 BCE -- Excavated at KV62 -- Belonging to the National Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo.

Scarab Pectoral Necklace of Tutankhamun -- Dynasty 18 -- Circa 1323 BCE -- Excavated at -- Belonging to the National Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo.

King Tut's Death Mask (Detail)-On November 26, 1922, archeologist Howard Carter and his patron, Lord Carnavon, become the first people in over 3,000 years to enter the tomb of King Tutankhamen. Breaking through a sealed door, Carter leaned in, holding a candle. Carnavon, standing behind him, asked "Can you see anything ?" Carter's famous reply was, "Yes, wonderful things".

Tutankhamun was an Egyptian pharaoh of the dynasty (ruled ca. 1332 BC – 1323 BC in the conventional chronology), during the period of Egyptian history known as the New Kingdom. He is popularly referred to as King Tut.

Amazing Photos From History That Most People Have Never Seen Before

36 Amazing Photos From History That Most People Have Never Seen Before

The Griffith Institute Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation The Howard Carter Archives Photographs by Harry Burton

The Griffith Institute Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation The Howard Carter Archives Photographs by Harry Burton Fotos antiguas de arqueología pineadas por: Old archaeology photos, famous discoveries (Atelierul de istorie)

King Tut's face, reconstructed

Revealed::Digital Reconstruction of King Tutankhamun's Living Face. Tutankhamun was an Egyptian pharaoh of the dynasty, during the period of Egyptian history known as the 'New Kingdom'. He is popularly referred to as King Tut.

Innermost coffin of Tutankhamen, from his tomb at Thebes, Egypt, Dynasty XVIII, Egyptian Museum, Cairo. #Egypt #Tour #Museum

Innermost Coffin of Tutankhamen / from his tomb in Thebes, Egypt, Dynasty XVIII / Egyptian Museum - Cairo

Ornate Ancient Egyptian Collar

Egyptian: Dynasty, BC: Inlaid broad collar Tutankhamun’s tomb. Valley of the Kings, Egypt.

Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty (reigned ca. 1504 - 1450 BC) Thutmose III emerged as the sole ruler of Egypt and as a great conqueror after the death of Hatshesput. According to the stele of Thutmose III, over 350 cities fell to the Egyptians under his rule. There is little doubt that his numerous campaigns were extremely successful. He has in fact been referred to as the "Napoleon of ancient Egypt" because of his military expansion.

Thutmose III was the sixth Pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty. During the first twenty-two years of Thutmose's reign he was co-regent with his stepmother, Hatshepsut, who was named the pharaoh.

Ankahesenamon, Nefertiti's daughter, married Tutankhamon making him Pharaoh.   on the back of Tutankhamon's throne in his burial chamber is this engraving of the two, showing her importance in the female line of inheritance, which would be broken and then reestablished many times during the dynastic periods of Egypt's history.

Pharaoh Tutankhamun BCE Egyptian Copt Pharaoh) & His Wife Ankhesenamun (Egyptian Copt) (Image from Tutankhamun's Golden Throne)

Tutankhamun.

I have pretty much been in love with anything Ancient Egyptian my whole life! mInnermost funerary coffin of King Tut Ankh Amon, Museum of Egyptian Antiquities ~ Tahrir Square, al-Qāhira (Cairo), Egypt.

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