The Bent Pyramid is an ancient Egyptian pyramid located at the royal necropolis ofDahshur, approximately 40 kilometres south of Cairo, built under the Old Kingdom PharaohSneferu (c. A unique example of early pyramid development in Egypt, this wa
The Royal Cemetery of Ur, Iraq: This photograph shows the progress of the excavations in the deep hole, Pit X, undertaken from by Leonard Woolley. The large-scale excavation removed cubic meters of soil and involved over 150 workers.
Denderah Zodiac, Egyptian Ptolemaic temple of hathor in Dendera. The original was carved out and is now exhibited in the Louvre Museum, Paris. A copy has been substituted to the ceiling of the temple in Egypt.
King Tut's still born baby girl found in his tomb. DNA tests found she had Marfan Syndrome. One other baby was also found that was much smaller than this one. These two tiny babies are the only examples of Mummified fetuses in all of Ancient Egypt.
'Goddess supporting the sky at Dendera.' A goddess is supporting the sky with raised arms on the astronomical ceiling in the outer hypostyle hall of the Hathor Temple at Dendera. A winged sun disk hovers above it. Via Patty Flagler