Monthly Archives: April 2015

Pic of the Day

  Temple of Unas - Saqqara - Columns from the Valley Temple of Unas, in Saqqara, with the Step Pyramid in the background. All information and media on this website, unless noted otherwise, are © Laboratoriorosso and cannot be used or distributed without permission.
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Pic of the Day

  From A Secret Voyage by Zahi Hawass and Sandro Vannini Painting from the tomb of King Amenhotep III, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty – Western Valley 22, Western Thebes, Western Valley - This scene from the tomb of Amenhotep III, WV 22 (Western Valley), shows the king receiving the ankh, the sign of life, from…
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The Meidum Geese Are Not A Fake – Part 2

In last week's editorial I introduced my counter-arguments to Francesco Tiradritti's theory that the Meidum Geese may be a fake. I would like now to publish the opinions of a number of colleagues on the subject. They are all famous archaeologists and art historians who are among the greatest experts when it comes to the…
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Pic of the Day

  From A Secret Voyage by Zahi Hawass and Sandro Vannini Golden mask of King Tutankhamun – New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty – From Western Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb 62 – (Carter 256a), Cairo, Egyptian Museum - This spectacular mask represents an idealized portrait of the King. Its beauty is due to the precious…
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