Some experiences in the tomb of Tutenkhamon.
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Some experiences in the tomb of Tutenkhamon. by James Henry Breasted

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Published in [Chicago .
Written in English


  • Tutankhamen, -- King of Egypt.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesExperiences.
SeriesUniversity of Chicago Alumni pamphlets -- no. 2.
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14180357M

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  Howard Carter: was the main one responsible for the opening of Tutankhamun tomb. He died because of some complications from Hodgkin s Disease on 2 March A. C. Mace: died because of arsenic poisoning. Sir Archibald: Douglas-Reid died from a mysterious illness on 15 January Pictures of King Tutankhamun Tomb DiscoveryReviews: Accompany Howard Carter on his s expedition to the Valley of the Kings, and witness the incredible discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb. As Carter unearths each room in the tomb, the fabulous treasures and Tutankhamun’s mummy itself, we get an amazing insight into the life and beliefs of this famous boy king and his kingdom. Published in , this is the first volume of Carter's trilogy, describing the years of frustration in search of the burial site, the triumph of its eventual discovery and the long, painstaking process of exploring and cataloguing its treasures/5. Tutankhamun’s Tomb. The tomb of Tutankhamun was discovered on Novem , in the Valley of the Kings, when a workman unexpectedly uncovered some stairs leading down into the ground. When the debris in the stairwell was removed and the sealed door breached, the magnificent tomb of Tutankhamun was revealed.

  Discovery of Tutankhamun's Tomb. Tutankhamun's tomb was discovered in by British archeologist Howard Carter, who had been unconvinced that all tombs in the Valley of the Kings had been found. After beginning his search in , Carter found King Tut’s tomb in November , and later unsealed the burial chamber in February   An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Howard Carter The Tomb Of Tutankhamun. Volume 1 By Sam Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. The vizier of King Tutankhamun, Ay married his widow and became a pharaoh. The widow of Tutankhamun disappeared from the records of history and Ay got married again and his wife became the Great Royal Wife. King Tut s Death Mask. Inside the tomb of Tutankhamun, there was a funerary mask buried with king Tutankhamun. This book is special for the diagrams. Both the tomb itself, and the many coffins inside each other are complex. The diagrams show how it all fit together. This book is better if you want large pictures of the items: King Tutankhamun: The Treasures of the Tomb Hardcover – Ap by Zahi Hawass -- but does not show how it all fit s:

Since the book was released in the early 's and the author, Howard Carter, died in the mid s, I had guessed that the book was signed by the person who compiled the information or wrote the forward to the book. Upon receipt of the book, I examined the signature which also included a short dedication and the date 'Reviews: Tutankhamun. Demi. Marshall Cavendish, - Juvenile Nonfiction- 56 pages. 2Reviews. After thirty-two centuries of lying hidden in the Egyptian Valley of the Kings, King Tutankhamun's sacred, 5/5(2). The tomb of Tutankhamun was one of the smaller tombs of the Valley of the Kings as Tutankhamun was a fairly minor king who had a very short reign. The tomb is located in an area not usually associated with royal burials perhaps because it may have originally been intended to be the tomb of his Vizier, Ay. It is suggested that KV 23 or KV 25 (in.   Today, Tutankhamun’s tomb is considered to be one of the world’s great art treasures. When his burial items go on tour, they continue to draw record crowds. Its fame is due in no small part to the grave goods in King Tutankhamun’s tomb being intact when Howard Carter discovered it. Intact royal burials are rare making King Tutankhamun’s tomb a very special discovery.