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Offering Table of the Overseers of Scribes Senbebu and Dedusobek Period: Middle Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 12 Date: ca. 1981-1802 B.C. - Limestone, paint

New Kingdom tombs discovered in Egypt's Aswan Four rock-hewn New Kingdom tombs uncovered in Aswan may change the history of Elephantine Island Nevine El-Aref , Monday 3 Mar 2014

This is considered an offering table, but on closer inspection it's machined to perfection and includes hieroglyphs and other information. To date, no electromagnetic test or scans have been done on this piece which comes from (or was thought to be from) 2350 BC, 5th Dynasty (Old Kingdom) Egypt.

Middle Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 12–13 Date: ca. 1981–1640 B.C. Geography: Country of Origin Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Old Kingdom

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1,700-Year-Old Roman Mosaic Discovered During City Sewer Construction Project

A massive, well-preserved 1,700 year-old Roman mosaic was recently unearthed while performing city sewer construction.

La Quête du Saint Graal et la Mort d'Arthus, de « GAUTIER MAP » Date d'édition : 1301-1400 Type : manuscrit Langue : Français Format : Vélin, miniatures, dessins inachevés Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b84584343

As part of the burial equipment, funerary stelae made a prayer for offerings for the maintenance of the deceased. Period: Kushite Period–Saite Period Dynasty: Dynasty 25–26 Date: ca. 750–525 B.C.

Headrest Period: Middle Kingdom Dynasty: Dynasty 12 Date: ca. 1981-1802 B.C. - Ivory

Obelisks of Tuthmosis I and Hatshepsut at the Temples of Karnak, Luxor, Egypt

Ceremonial Knife (tumi), 9th–11th century Peru, Sicán (Lambayeque) Gold, silver, turquoise