This 39-centimetre canopic coffinette from Tut's tomb is made of gold, carnelian and coloured glass.

King Tut casts magic in Toronto

Texas debut for this landmark exhibition, with more than 100 objects from the tomb of King Tut and other legendary ancient sites Houston, TX. — The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH) will host Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs, .

Finger and Toe Protectors, with engraved details, were found on the #Tutankhamun mummy when it was unwrapped in 1922.

ancient-egypts-secrets: “ Finger and Toe Protectors, with engraved details, were found on the Tutankhamun’s mummy when it was unwrapped in From king Tut’s exhibit.

One of several engraved sheet gold collars found on the thorax of the #Tutankhamun mummy was this one, the Cobra Collar with Counterweight. #Egypt

One of several engraved sheet gold collars found on the thorax of the Egyptian Tutankhamun mummy was this one, the Cobra Collar with Counterweight.

King Tut Tutankhamun Mummy Egyptian Art Poster 24x36

King Tut Tutankhamun Egyptian Mummy Poster 24x36

King Tut Tutankhamun Mummy Egyptian Art -- It was once thought that there was a curse that was dealt to those who entered King Tuts tomb.

The Amarna letters show that Tutankhamun's widow, wrote to Hittite king Suppiluliuma I, asking if she could marry one of his sons. The letters do not say how Tutankhamun died. In the message to Hittite king, Ankhesenamun says that she was afraid, but would not take one of her own people as husband. However, the son was killed before reaching his new wife. Shortly afterward Ay married Tutankhamun's widow & became Pharaoh as a war between the 2 countries was fought. Egypt was left defeated.

Stripped of all its jewels, the mummy of Tutankhamun remains in the Valley of the Kings, in his chamber

This artifact, Pectoral with Three Scarabs, was found on the neck of the #Tutankhamun mummy. #Egypt

King Tut, Pectoral with Three Scarabs, was found on the neck of the mummy. by Beth Nakamura

Tut Exhibit - King Tutankhamun Exhibit, Collection: Jewelry - Necklace with Scarab with Falcon Wings Holding Infinity Symbol representing King Tutankhamun

*TUT EXHIBIT ~ King Tutankhamun Exhibit, Collection: Jewelry - Necklace with Scarab with Falcon Wings Holding Infinity Symbol representing King Tutankhamun Egypt

The smile that lasted 3,000 years – King Tut’s mummy goes on display for first time | Daily Mail Online

The smile that lasted 3,000 years - King Tut's mummy goes on display for first time

Trappings of King Tutankhamun's Mummy

King Tutankhamun's mummy was adorned over the first bandages around the waist with a belt of both gold and glazed beads. Slightly above there is a pectoral of bright blue glass, shaped like the protector Udjat eye, which is

The smile that lasted 3,000 years - King Tut's mummy goes on display for first…

The smile that lasted 3,000 years - King Tut's mummy goes on display for first time

Discovery of the tomb of pharaoh Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings (Egypt) : Tutankhamun's mummy, 1923, photo by Harry Burton

Discovery of the tomb of pharaoh Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings (Egypt) : Tutankhamun's mummy, photo by Harry Burton

Facts About King Tut -Often described as the 'Boy King of Egypt', King Tutankhamun ruled the empire for a very short term. It is believed that his reign was too short and uneventful to leave a mark in the history of ancient Egypt. However, with the discovery of his tomb and its fabulous treasures, the Pharaoh's name became famous overnight. The 3000-year-old mummy was the only clue to the life and death of King Tutankhamun

Surprising Facts About the Boy Pharaoh King Tutankhamun

Facts About King Tut -Often described as the 'Boy King of Egypt', King Tutankhamun ruled the empire for a very short term. It is believed that his reign was too short and uneventful to leave a mark in the history of ancient Egypt. However, with the discov

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