What does the tomb of tutankhamen and its contents show about the Egyptian concern for the afterlife?
Tutakhamen's tomb, and the artifacts inside are an indication of the concern the Ancient Egyptians held for the after-life of their king. In 26th Nov. 1922, the English archaeologist Howard Carter opened the virtually intact tomb of a largely unknown pharaoh: Tutankhamen. This was the first, and to date the finest royal tomb found virtually intact in the history
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Chronology of the New Kingdom
Tombs of the Valley of the Kings
Model tomb in the American Museum of Natural History
Manchester Metropolitan University's site on the Tomb of Menna
Philosophy of History
Philosophy of Religion (Copyright (c) 1997 Kelley L. Ross, Ph.D. All Rights Reserved)