Tutankhamun, the last journey

by William MacQuitty

Publisher: Quartet Books in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Egyptian Funeral rites and ceremonies,
  • Antiquities

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [64].

Other titlesTutankhamun : the last journey.
Statementtext and photographs by William MacQuitty
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT87.5 .M2 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination[64] p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24951260M
ISBN 100517531704
ISBN 109780517531709
LC Control Number76028658
OCLC/WorldCa317779854

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King Tutankhamun (or Tutankhamen) ruled Egypt as pharaoh for 10 years until his death at around B.C. After British archaeologist Howard Carter discovered the. Tutankhamun (sometimes called “King Tut”) was an ancient Egyptian king.

He ruled from BCE until his death in BCE. His tomb is more significant than his short reign. The discovery of Tutankhamun’s largely intact tomb in is considered one of the most significant archaeological discoveries in the modern era.

Photographs of the tomb of Tutankhamun and of artifacts found therein accompany an account of the tomb's discovery, of the treasures within, and of the young pharaoh's life, death and burial. From the puzzle of who might have been Tutankhamun’s mother to the gruesome processes of mummification and the curse of the mummy’s tomb, this book will amaze and shock you.

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NOTES: Howard Carter and A.C. Mace, The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen Dover Publication, NY Includes black and white photos of both sides of the lid and the chest in situ by Harry Burton. William MacQuitty, TUTANKHAMUN the Last Journey, A Quartet book, Crown Publishers, NY, 6th printing Includes an extreme closeup color photo by MacQuitty of Tut in his chariot facing right.

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Before the name of Tutankhamun, or King Tut, became a household word, this pharaoh was first known through a small faience cup inscribed with the king’s name found by American Egyptologist Theodore Davis in CE.

Davis thought he had found the looted tomb of Tutankhamun after he discovered an empty single chamber (KV58) containing just a small cache of gold foils with. A spell from the Book of the Dead is inscribed on the back of King Tut’s funerary mask to help him on his journey to the next world.

Photograph by Kenneth Garrett, Nat Geo Image Collection.