Black Canaan: The first cities, the Amorite invaders Egyptian memorial sstone of a Mercenary Levantine soldier drinking beer in the company of his egyptian wife and child. 18th Dynasty 1250 BC
Sunken city gives up its treasure: Ancient Egyptian metropolis lost for 1,200 years below Mediterranean sea set to go on display
The sunken ancient Egyptian city of Heracleion was submerged by the sea and sands 1200 years ago. Archeologists are now preparing to show some of the objects recovered. --- French marine archaeologist Frank Goddio explains text on the stele of Heracleion on a barge in an Alexandrian naval base
Wooden sarcophagus hidden for thousands of years unearthed by archaeologists at…
A strange pharaoh - This statue of the pre-dynastic period may be the first known depiction of a pharaoh. At the time of Nagada (the name of a discovery at the site of Upper Egypt), around 4000 BC. This statue was found in Gebelein, south of Luxor.
Princess - Head from a statuette. Probably from el-Amarna. Limestone. The Amarna c.1365-1347 B.C. | Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen