Monthly Archives: April 2015

Pic of the Day

Child Horus protected the Ancient Egyptians from snakes and crocodiles, as well as black magic and evils. Magic represents the secret word in Ancient Egypt. Egyptian Museum, Cairo. All information and media on this website, unless noted otherwise, are © Laboratoriorosso and cannot be used or distributed without permission.
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Two tombs discovered in Saqqara by IFAO

Dr. Mamdouh El Damaty, Minister of Antiquities, announced the discovery of two tombs in the site of Tabbet El Geish, in south Saqqara. The discovery was made by the French Institute of Oriental Archaeology (IFAO) in collaboration with the Ministry of Antiquities. The tombs still contained remains of the skeletons of their owners, priest “Ankhti”…
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The Egyptian Museum in Turin Reopens After Complete Restyling

The Egyptian Museum in Turin has reopened today after a complete restyling which lasted three and a half years. The Museum, founded in 1824 and host to the world’s second-largest collection of Egyptian artefacts (the first being at the Cairo Egyptian Museum), has undergone major renovation work for the cost of 50 million euros. The…
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Pic of the Day

  Djoser Pyramid vessels - A selection of the beautiful stone vessels of the Early Dynastic Period found in the galleries beneath the Step Pyramid of Djoser in Saqqara. All information and media on this website, unless noted otherwise, are © Laboratoriorosso and cannot be used or distributed without permission.
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