Valley of the Kings

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Akhenaten (reigned BC) and Nefertiti BC) Great Royal Wife of the Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten. Relief in the Egyptian Museum in the Altes Museum Berlin. Ancient Egypt Art, Old Egypt, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Egyptian Pharaohs, Egyptian Art, Egypt Museum, Berlin Museum

Treasures from Egyptian Museum Berlin - Tutankhamun & sister/wife Ankhesenamun

A lovely image of the married couple Tutankhamun and sister/wife Ankhesenamun. She is giving him lotus flowers to scent. www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjEZ2JpiFlE&feature=channel National Geographic: Tut's Treasure Tutankhamun (alternately spelled with Tutenkh-, -amen, -amon), Egyptian twt-ˤnḫ-ı͗mn, [təwaːt ʕaːnəx ʔaˈmaːn]; approx. 1341 BC – 1323 BC) was an Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty (ruled ca. 1332 BC – 1323 BC in the conventional chronology), during the period of Egyptian…

The mummy of the pharaoh queen Hatshepsut is on display at Cairo's Egyptian Museum. The remains were recently identified as those of Hatshepsut using forensic and DNA testing, scientists announced today. Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Aliens, Egyptian Mummies, Egyptian Art, Egyptian Kings, Egyptian Mythology

Image Gallery: Amazing Egyptian Discoveries

Some of the coolest mummies, tombs and body parts found in recent years.

Cairo, Egypt Sphinx and Pyramids Ancient Egypt Pyramids, Giza Egypt, Pyramids Of Giza, Sphinx Egypt, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Great Pyramid Of Giza, Parc National

pyramids pictures

Egypt - I would love to see several things here. Abu Simbel temples, Alexandria, Aswan, Camel market (Souq al-Gamaal), Birqash, City of gold, Diving in the Red Sea, Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, Luxor temples, Mount Sinai, Pyramids of Giza, River Nile cruise, and, Valley of the Kings just to name a few - lots of $$$$ - I am sure this will be a trip to do later in life

One of the rooms of Tutankhamun's tomb, before the archaeological clearance. Much ancient embroidery was found in the tomb of this century BC Egyptian pharaoh. Egyptian Pharaohs, Egyptian Art, Egyptian Kings, Egyptian Tattoo, Egyptian Mythology, Egyptian Symbols, Egyptian Goddess, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History

November 26th 1922: Howard Carter enters the tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun

On this day in 1922, archaeologist Howard Carter and his financer Lord Carnarvon became the first people to enter the tomb of Pharaoh Tutankhamun in over 3000 years. Carter had been working in the...

The Mortuary Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Egypt, is located beneath the cliffs at Deir el Bahari on the west bank of the Nile -near the Valley of the Kings. It's considered one of the "incomparable monuments of ancient Egypt. Great Places, Places To See, Valley Of The Kings, Visit Egypt, African Countries, Luxor Egypt, Travel News, Ancient Civilizations, Queen

Luxor, Egypt

Luxor is a large historic site in Egypt. It is popularly known as the largest museum in this world w...

The Sun Court of Amenhotep III at Luxor Temple. The columns resemble papyrus bundles symbolic of the Luxor Temple, Luxor Egypt, Ancient Egyptian Cities, Ancient History, Places To Travel, Places To See, Travel Stuff, Egypt News, Amenhotep Iii

Luxor - had a midnight ride on the nile in one of the paddle wheelers, then a personal tour of the valley of the kings at 2am...

Southern Tomb 25 at Amarna was intended for the burial of Ay, who later became Pharaoh, after Tutankhamun. The tomb was never finished, and he later buried in the Western Valley of the Valley of th… Ancient Ruins, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Egypt Art, Valley Of The Kings, Tutankhamun, Ancient Civilizations, Luxor

King Ay’s Tomb

Southern Tomb 25 at Amarna was intended for the burial of Ay, who later became Pharaoh, after Tutankhamun. The tomb was never finished, and he later buried in the Western Valley of the Valley of th…

Funerary cone of Ramesi, Dynasty, Service of Nesi (Pharaoh) Taharka, BCE. Ancient Egyptian Artifacts, Old Egypt, Valley Of The Kings, African History, Gods And Goddesses, Archaeology, Antiquities, Rug Hooking, Crowns

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Grave cone of Ra mesi | | 25th Dynasty, the time of Taharqa, 690-664 BC

Tutankhamun, the boy king. Discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb, king Tut treasures Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Egyptian Beauty, Wooden Sledge, The Boy King, King Tut Tomb, Egypt Museum, Gold Sheets, Old Egypt

Tutankhamun, the boy king. Discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb, king Tut treasures

Tutankhamun ruled Egypt when he was 9 years old he died in 20.

Pharaonic embalming bed restored from fragments. It was discovered in pieces in a tomb next to King Tut& in the Valley of the Kings. No mummy was found inside the tomb, so they can& date the bed exactly, but they think it dates to the dynasty BC). Old Egypt, Ancient Egypt, Ancient History, Interior Design History, Valley Of The Kings, Luxor, Archaeology, Interior Architecture, Egyptian

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Pharaonic embalming bed restored from fragments. It was discovered in pieces in a tomb next to King Tut’s in the Valley of the Kings. No mummy was found inside the tomb, so they can’t date the bed exactly, but they think it dates to the 8th dynasty (1570-1304 BC).

The mummy of Merneptah was encased in a series of four sarcophagi, set one within the other. After his tomb was robbed, more than years ago, he was reburied elsewhere and his two outer sarcophagi boxes were broken up. Egyptian Mummies, Egyptian Pharaohs, Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient History, Egyptian Things, Sea Peoples, Warrior King, Valley Of The Kings, Ancient Civilizations

Fit for a King: Largest Egyptian Sarcophagus Identified

The largest ancient Egyptian sarcophagus has been identified in a tomb in Egypt's Valley of the Kings, say archaeologists who are re-assembling the pharaoh's box.

An inscription states the name and title of the coffin’s occupant— Nehemes-Bastet, Chantress of Amun Monuments, Egypt Mummy, Egyptian Pharaohs, Egypt Art, Valley Of The Kings, Luxor, Ancient Egypt, Coffin, Archaeology

Tomb of the Chantress

A newly discovered burial chamber in the Valley of the Kings provides a rare glimpse into the life of an ancient Egyptian singer