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King Tut's shrines

In Photos: The Life and Death of King Tut

The Tomb of Tutankhamen: The outer golden shrine, now on display in the Cairo Museum.

King Tutankhamun's treasures , the Egyptian Museum

London museum, from ancient egypt coffin. Probably 18 th dynasty. I´ve seen it in RL, one of the most beautiful faces I´ve seen - previous pinner, I've never seen it, but would have liked to 8/11/14 mlm

London museum, from an Ancient Egyptian coffin. Probably dynasty. A most beautiful, contemplative face.

Ancient Egypt: gold chair found in the tomb of King Tut

If this throne was built to the persons size-they had very long legs!Side of throne chair - lapiz lazuli inlaid into golden falcon wings.

Cesar Buenrostro Evidencia X: Aliens y OVNIs en monedas antiguas y modernas

Cesar Buenrostro Evidencia X: Aliens y OVNIs en monedas antiguas y modernas

Le trône

Le trône

AMENHOTEP II was the son of Merytre-Hatshepsut & husband of Tiaa.  He was the 7th pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty.  Amenhotep II was much less warlike than his predecessor but managed to hold together his predecessor's territorial gains.  He was not the intended heir, but when the intended heir died, he was named high priest over Lower Egypt & put in charge of the dockyard in Memphis.  He also claimed awesome physical strength in rowing & shooting.  Amenhotep II ascended the throne at age 18.

Amenhotep II About two years before his death, Thutmose III appointed his son, Amenhotep II (ruled c. bc), as coregent.

Tutankhamun, unbelievable, like it was made yesterday....Recien fabricado..solo que hace 3000 años.

Anubis, Egyptian God of the Dead guarding the Chest found in Tutankhamun's tomb. King Tut 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.

Howard Carter delicately, if somewhat theatrically, brushes the second of three coffins nesting one inside another within King Tutankhamun’s large quartzite sarcophagus. (The inner coffin, which held Tut’s mummy, was made of solid gold, while the outer two were made of gilded wood.) Carter made sure that the world learned of his spectacular 1922 discovery by inviting British photographer Harry Burton (1879–1940) to document the finds.

Howard Carter breaking in to our Royal Tomb of King Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings in Egypt in 1922

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