Monthly Archives: February 2015

A Short Note on My Trip to the States

I will be in the States in the first part of March to give public lectures in many cities across the country. This time I will not talk only about my adventures in archaeology, but also about three important things. Firstly, about what happened to antiquities during the revolution. I have many important photos that…
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Pic of the Day

  Egyptian archaeologists in Saqqara - Egyptian archaeologists and dignitaries pose in Saqqara in 1936. In the center, seated, with his coat on his lap, is Selim Hassan, who excavated many important tombs at Giza; to Hassan’s left is Zakaria Ghoneim, whose greatest discovery was the Unfinished Pyramid of the 3rd Dynasty king Sekhemkhet. All…
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Pic of the Day

  From A Secret Voyage by Zahi Hawass and Sandro Vannini Painting from the Tomb of Neferhotep, Chief Scribe of Amun – Reign of Ay, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty - Theban Tomb 49, Western Thebes, Khokha - This scene shows Meretre, the wife of Neferhotep who was the ‘Chief Scribe of Amun’, wearing a long,…
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Pic of the Day

It is the magic of Egypt that captures the hearts of people. From the Temple of the goddess Hathor in Dendara. All information and media on this website, unless noted otherwise, are © Laboratoriorosso and cannot be used or distributed without permission.
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