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Mural Paintings in Tomb of Peshedu - Peshedu was a ‘Servant In the Place of Truth’, Deir el-Medina, during the Ramesside Period. His tomb, which is situated high on the hillside above the village, commands spectacular views from its entrance. It has only in recent years been opened to the public after restoration.

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Selection of Scarabs, First Intermediate Period (c.2150-2007 BC) to Late Period (664-337BC) Ancient Egyptian (faience, red & green jasper & ...

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Some Famous Kings Of Egypt : These names are all surrounded by cartouches. Normally, only kings, queens, and sometimes high priests had cartouches around their names. Inside a cartouche, the signs are mainly phonetic signs, spelling out the kings name, sometimes followed by a few signs describing the king.The king has two main names...click photo to read mode!

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Timeline of ancient egypt. Part of my Ancient Egypt wallchart, available at: http://www.usefulcharts.com/ancient-egypt-history-mythology/

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Moses and Akhenaten: The Secret History of Egypt at the Time of the Exodus by Ahmed Osman, http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B0068Q6TVY/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_CVNSrb1SFWF5W

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Pyramids were important locations that early civilizations used as tombs for kings, sites for sacrifices, places for worship, and astronomical tools. The Mayans were especially crafty in the construction of the Temple of Kukulkan. It has 91 steps on each side of the pyramid plus a platform, which totals 365 steps, one for each day of the Mayan calendar.

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from Mail Online

Why legendary Egyptian beauty Queen Nefertiti was the first woman to be airbrushed

Why 3,300-year-old sculpture of legendary Egyptian beauty Queen Nefertiti was the first woman to be airbrushed.

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