“Egypt Tomb”: Mummified Mice Found In ‘Beautiful’ Ancient Chamber


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Mummified mice are among the artefacts discovered in a decorated tomb recently unearthed near the Egyptian town of Sohag. Continue reading »

Egyptian Mummies: Exploring Ancient Lives


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Seqenenre Tao II, (also called Sekenenra Taa) at Cairo Museum, Egypt. The pharaoh of the 17th dynasty was killed on the field of battle. The image shows the marks from the axe blow and the two spear thrusts that brought about his death. Continue reading »