Egyptian Mummies

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The first known Theban monarch is a certain Antef or Enantef, whose coffin was discovered in the year 1827 by some Arabs near Qurnah, to the west of Thebes. The mummy bore the royal diadem, and the epigraph on the lid of the coffin declared the body which it contained to be that of "Antef, king of the two Egypts."

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Head of a Mummified Cat Egyptian Late Period to Ptolemaic, c. 664–30 BCE

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Mummy of a hawk with naturistically modelled head, with painted details, wrapped…

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RHoward Carter, an English archaeologist, examining the opened sarcophagus of King Tut. are Historical Photos with descriptions - Imgur

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Teti, less commonly known as Othoes, was the first Pharaoh of the Sixth dynasty of Egypt and is buried at Saqqara. The exact length of his reign has been destroyed on the Turin King List, but is believed to have been about 12 years.

Block statue of Teti

British Museum, EA 888 18th dynasty, about 1450 BC Probably from Karnak Teti was "viceroy of Kush" under king Tuthmosis III, thus responsible for pharaonic administration in Nubia, which once again came under Egyptian control in the 18th dynasty. A line and 9 columns of hieroglyphs ask for offerings for Teti's ka.

Ancient Egyptian Funeral Barge - The 144-foot-long vessel is known variously as the Khufu boat, the solar barque, or the pharaoh's ship. Can be seen in the Solar Boat Museum next to the Great Pyramid, Egypt.

Ancient Egyptian Funeral Barge - The 144-foot-long vessel is known variously as the Khufu boat, the solar barque, or the pharaoh's ship. Can be seen in the Solar Boat Museum next to the Great Pyramid, Egypt.

Ancient Egypt: The Merrin Gallery's Sarcophagus (Lid) | by Samuel Merrin

Ancient Egypt: The Merrin Gallery's Sarcophagus (Lid)

Sarcophagus (and Mummy) of Neshkons Material: Painted Sycamore Fig Wood Origin: Ancient Egypt (Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty XXI) Dated: c. 900–940 BCE The principal scenes depicted (excluding the many small amuletic and mythological figures) on the Merrin Gallery's sarcophagus' lid are as follows: Between the hands of the mummiform Neshkons there is a vignette featuring symmetrical cobra-goddesses. Below the large floral collar, a winged solar-disk above a scarab wearing a triple…

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Mummy discovery reveals ancient secrets

A Swiss team has uncovered a mummy in Egypt’s Valley of the Kings – the first of its kind since the exhumation of Tutankhamen in 1922. The Valley ...