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Was Tutankhamun’s mask originally meant for someone else?

British Egyptologist Nicholas Reeves has yet again thrown historians and archaeologists into a loop.  Continue reading “Was Tutankhamun’s mask originally meant for someone else?”

Tutankhamun’s mask to be restored after damage

The famous mask of Tutankhamun has suffered inadvertent damage since it was excavated by Howard carter in 1922 from misguided attempts to polish the gold and lapis. The most recent, and most significant damage Continue reading “Tutankhamun’s mask to be restored after damage”

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