Egyptology
Egyptology (from Egypt and Greek -λογία, -logia. Arabic: علم المصريات‎) is the study of ancient Egyptian history, language, literature, religion, architecture and art from the 5th millennium...
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An Army Of Cats Protect One Of The Largest Museums in The World
An Army Of Cats Protect One Of The Largest Museums in The World
French soldier stops attack at the Louvre
Police: Suspect attacked soldier with machete
New York's Metropolitan Museum Of Art Settles $25 Admissions Fee Lawsuit
The ticket price will be ‘suggested’ instead of ‘recommended’ and signs will advise visitors ‘amount you pay is up to you’ to accommodate all economic levels.
Spanish Leak Reveals Hidden Chamber In Tutankhamun Tomb Is Full Of Treasures
The Tourism Minister of Egypt Hisham Zaazou may have slipped up during a recent visit to Spain when he revealed startling information about the investigations into a hidden chamber in Tutankhamun
Egyptian god Osiris' 'tomb' discovered
The unusual tomb structure (pictured) was built during the 25th Dynasty between 760 and 525BC and was uncovered at the Al-Gorna necropolis on Luxor’s west bank.
Egyptian Hieroglyphs Are In Bloom At The Met's New Projected Light Exhibit
You might be aware that the Classical world’s marble statues were once painted. The Greek figures that museum-goers find plenty admirable in unadorned white were once much more colorful. The same is t...
Tutankhamun: Egypt Museum Staff Face Trial Over Botched Beard Job
Egyptian prosecutors are reported to have referred eight museum employees for trial over a botched reattachment of the beard on the burial mask of the pharaoh, Tutankhamun. It comes a year after offic...
1922: The discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb — in color
In 1907, Egyptologist and archaeologist Howard Carter was hired by George Herbert, the 5th Earl of Carnarvon to oversee excavations in Egypt’s Valley of the Kings. Carter had built a reputation for sc...
Banksy Donates 150k Angel Sculpture to Bristol Museum
The work is attracting a new generation of museum goer Bristol has had a love-hate relationship with Banksy since he began stencilling on the city's walls near
Rihanna wows on Met Gala red carpet
Watch Rihanna, Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Cara Delevingne, Madonna, Robert Pattinson and more walk the red carpet at the 2015 Met Gala...
Russian Archaeologists Unearth Legendary White Walls of Memphis
According to Manetho, an ancient Egyptian historian and priest of the 3rd century BC, Memphis once carried the name Ineb-hedj, meaning ‘White Walls’. Some historians maintain that the city was named ...
Million mummy mystery: Egyptian cemetery with 1M bodies -- including blondes, redheads and a mummy over 7 feet tall -- stumps scientists
The remains of a child, laid to rest more than 1,500 years ago when the Roman Empire controlled Egypt, was found in an ancient cemetery that contains more than 1 million mummies, according to a team o...
The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Wing commander Chipperfield
THE Metropolitan Museum of Art has selected a London architect, David Chipperfield, to redesign its massive Modern art wing (pictured). The decision marks a dramatic new direction for the museum, whic...
List of Egyptologists
This is a partial list of Egyptologists. An Egyptologist is any archaeologist, historian, linguist, or art historian who specializes in Egyptology, the scientific study of Ancient Egypt and its antiqu...
List of Egyptologists - Wikipedia
Papyrology
Papyrology is the study of ancient literature, correspondence, legal archives, etc., as preserved in manuscripts written on papyrus, the most common form of writing material in the ancient civilizatio...
Papyrus
Papyrus /pəˈpaɪrəs/ is a thin paper-like material made from the pith of the papyrus plant, Cyperus papyrus, a wetland sedge that was once abundant in the Sudd of Southern Sudan along with the Nile Del...
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Pseudoegyptology
Egyptology (from Egypt and Greek -λογία, -logia. Arabic: علم المصريات‎) is the study of ancient Egyptian history, language, literature, religion, architecture and art from the 5th millennium...
Field Marshals' Hall of the Winter Palace
The Field Marshals' Hall of the Winter Palace in Saint Petersburg was built to honor Imperial Russia's greatest military leaders—Russian generals who attained the rank of Field Marshal. (The only high...
Field Marshals' Hall of the Winter Palace - Wikipedia
Nisga'a and Haida Crest Poles of the Royal Ontario Museum
The Nisga'a and Haida Crest Poles of the Royal Ontario Museum are a collection of four large totem poles (sometimes referred to as "crest poles"), hand carved from western red cedar by the Nisga’a peo...
Nisga'a and Haida Crest Poles of the Royal Ontario Museum - Wikipedia
Capital ẞ
Capital sharp s (ẞ) is the contestable majuscule of eszett. Sharp s is unique among the letters of the Latin alphabet in that it has no traditional upper case form. This is because it never occurs ini...
Capital ẞ - Wikipedia
New York's Metropolitan Museum Of Art Settles $25 Admissions Fee Lawsuit
The ticket price will be ‘suggested’ instead of ‘recommended’ and signs will advise visitors ‘amount you pay is up to you’ to accommodate all economic levels.
Giza West Field
The West Field is located to the west of Khufu’s pyramid. It is divided up into smaller areas such as the cemeteries referred to as the Abu Bakr Excavations (1949-50, 1950-1,1952 and 1953), and severa...
Giza West Field - Wikipedia