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mummy head of Tutankhamun from a 1926 photograph taken as Howard Carter unwrapped him for the first time in 3,400 years

mummy head of Tutankhamun from a 1926 photograph taken as Howard Carter unwrapped him for the first time in 3,400 years

Mummy of a dog    'Man's best friend' was considered not just as a family pet, but was also used for hunting, or for guard duty, from the earliest periods of Egyptian history.    Pet dogs were well looked after, given names such as 'Blackey' or 'Brave One', and often provided with elaborate leather collars.    This is the mummy of a dog who was probably a royal pet; it was found in a royal tomb in the Valley of the Kings.

Mummy of a dog 'Man's best friend' was considered not just as a family pet, but was also used for hunting, or for guard duty, from the earliest periods of Egyptian history. Pet dogs were well looked after, given names such as 'Blackey' or 'Brave One', and often provided with elaborate leather collars. This is the mummy of a dog who was probably a royal pet; it was found in a royal tomb in the Valley of the Kings.

Mummy of Nesi (Pharaoh) Tutankhamun wearing the cap crown and golden diadem.

Mummy of Nesi (Pharaoh) Tutankhamun wearing the cap crown and golden diadem.

Queen Tiye - the great wife of King Amenhotep III - a very powerful woman in her time.  Mother of Akhenaton, the heretic pharaoh

Queen Tiye - the great wife of King Amenhotep III - a very powerful woman in her time. Mother of Akhenaton, the heretic pharaoh

The Huldremose woman, 2nd century BC. Found in a peat turf at Huldremose in Denmark. She wore a skirt of wool, a scarf and two skin capes. The woman was more than 40 years old when she ended up in the bog. She was an old woman by Iron Age standards of life expectancy.

The Huldremose woman, 2nd century BC. Found in a peat turf at Huldremose in Denmark. She wore a skirt of wool, a scarf and two skin capes. The woman was more than 40 years old when she ended up in the bog. She was an old woman by Iron Age standards of life expectancy.

"In addition to King Tut's mummy, Carter's team found two mummified fetuses, which have been stored at the University of Cairo since their discovery."

"In addition to King Tut's mummy, Carter's team found two mummified fetuses, which have been stored at the University of Cairo since their discovery."

Sioux who fought Custer, June 5, 1913 photograph (check out the link for some great history about the Battle of the Little Big Horn and others around that time and place!)

Sioux who fought Custer, June 5, 1913 photograph (check out the link for some great history about the Battle of the Little Big Horn and others around that time and place!)

#Tutankhamen | #Egypt

#Tutankhamen | #Egypt

The well preserved mummy of Seti I, son of Ramses I and father of Ramses II

The well preserved mummy of Seti I, son of Ramses I and father of Ramses II

Known as the Detmold child, this 8-to-10-month-old baby died in Peru around 4480 BC – more than 3000 years before the birth of Tutankhamun. According to a recent scan (PDF) using X-ray computed tomography, the child was born with a malformed heart.

Known as the Detmold child, this 8-to-10-month-old baby died in Peru around 4480 BC – more than 3000 years before the birth of Tutankhamun. According to a recent scan (PDF) using X-ray computed tomography, the child was born with a malformed heart.

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