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Hair became in Ancient Egypt a resource for expressing things.
As some movements were related in ancient egyptian belief to some attitudes, hair was also used for expressing those attitudes. 258 more words
XVIII Dynasty tombs located in Luxor are especially rich in small details, some of them escaping easily from our sight, which give much information about Ancient Egypt. 516 more words
This one is for Ken O., who believes my systematic catalogue of the Egyptian collection–an outstanding publication, which he read from cover to cover (his words)–deserves as much attention on my blog as the publication of my doctoral dissertation (this catalogue is mentioned in the… 103 more words
Did you know? Today is the birthday of one of Egyptology’s most famous archaeologists: William Matthew Flinders Petrie (1853-1942). Petrie was quite a character and my favourite picture of him is the one where he stands in his pyjamas outside the tomb in which he had set up camp during his survey of the Great Pyramid in 1880. 40 more words
peashooter85: Ancient Egyptians drinking beer, circa 1350 BC.via cavetocanvasSource: upcoming.nl