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Does King Tut have a new barber?

[metaslider id=3043] You may have heard over the past few weeks about the news of the Golden Mask of King Tutankhamun being poorly restored after it had been allegedly damaged in August 2014 during cleaning. We have been to the Egyptian Museum to check the mask with our own eyes - all those images found…
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Dr Zahi Hawass Lectures at the San Diego Natural History Museum on 3 March 2015

WORLD-RENOWNED EGYPTIAN ARCHEOLOGIST, DR. ZAHI HAWASS, TO SPEAK AT THE SAN DIEGO NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM Lecture to include details and insight into recent discoveries of pyramids, mummies, and Cleopatra SAN DIEGO – January 27, 2015 – The San Diego Natural History Museum (theNAT) and presenting sponsor Bank of America offer a one-of-a-kind multimedia lecture by…
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Discovery at the temple of Thutmosis III in Luxor

The work in the tombs located in the necropolis below the Temple of Millions of Years of Thutmosis III starts to bear fruit. The Egyptian-Spanish team under the direction of Dr. Myriam Seco Álvarez has discovered two tombs from the Middle Kingdom (2137-1781 BC), which brought to light very interesting material dating from a relatively…
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Graeco-Roman cemetery discovered in Alexandria

The Egyptian Minister of Antiquities, Dr Mamdouh El Damaty, announced on 20 January 2015 that a cemetery dating back to the Graeco-Roman period has been discovered in Alexandria. Inside the cemetery, were found 20 pottery lamps, 18 small glass vessels, and several pottery vessels. The cemetery was discovered during an illegal excavation carried out by…
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