Egyptian Artifacts

Recent study conducted on Tutankhamun’s sandals reveal astonishing findings

Sun, 28 Aug 2022 - 03:38 GMT

Can you believe that young King Tutankhamun had a great collection of footwear?

Prominent Egyptologist Zahi Hawass launches petition to repatriate Egyptian artifacts from major European museums

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 10:58 GMT

Hawass plans to get the petition signed by Egypt’s historians and intellectuals and send it to Europe in October.

Special exhibition of mummies held in China titled "Meet Ancient Egypt"

Sun, 21 Aug 2022 - 01:11 GMT

The exhibition narrates the story of the changes in the concept of life and death in the ancient Egyptian civilization.

Unique canopic vessels on display at Luxor’s Mummification Museum

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 - 11:06 GMT

Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras. Each piece narrates a story that is thousands of years old.

All you need to know about ancient Egypt’s pregnant mummy

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 12:28 GMT

A recent study conducted by Polish scientists on the ancient Egyptian mummy displayed in the Warsaw Museum, and known as the "Pregnant Mummy", revealed astonishing information.

Egyptian tourist destinations ranked 9th among 17 most popular tourist destinations for 2023, Travel Awaits

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 12:22 GMT

The report added that Egypt is one of the most popular tourist destinations, according to travel reservations data for the current year 2022 and the upcoming year 2023.

223 years-ago, Egypt’s Rosetta Stone was discovered

Tue, 19 Jul 2022 - 10:52 GMT

The Rosetta Stone is currently housed in the British Museum, after the British seized it in 1801 from the French campaign.

High turnout of visitors at Egypt’s museums, archaeological sites during Eid al-Adha holidays

Sun, 17 Jul 2022 - 11:41 GMT

During the Eid al-Adha holidays, many archaeological sites and museums across Egypt witnessed a high turnout of Egyptian and foreign visitors.

Ptolemaic-era jar sold at Christie’s for £2016

Wed, 13 Jul 2022 - 11:46 GMT

The jar is characterized by its cylindrical shape and double handles.

Ancient Egyptian funeral boat displayed in Mummification Museum in Luxor

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 12:08 GMT

The Mummification Museum covers an area of about 2000 square meters and is considered one of the most important specialized museums in Egypt.

Pharaonic Enchanted Basin, Rosetta Stone displayed in exhibition at British Museum

Thu, 07 Jul 2022 - 11:50 GMT

The black granite basin covered with hieroglyphs is known as the Enchanted Basin and dates back to around 600 BC.

Distinguished Canopic Jars Isetemkheb on display at Hurghada Museum

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 11:51 GMT

They are unique pieces of art.

Antique linen curtain housed in Egypt’s Coptic Museum

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 12:31 GMT

The Coptic Museum is one of the oldest and most important Egyptian museums.

Ancient Egyptian offering table housed in Hurghada Museum

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 11:59 GMT

The artifact is a stone slab where various food and drinks can be placed to be consumed by the deceased or the deity.

Relocating artifacts in Egyptian Museum in Tahrir to highlight its splendor

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 01:11 GMT

Among these artifacts are the statues of Kings Djoser, Khufu [Cheops], Khafre, and Menkaure, the two Meidum Geese paintings, and the blue Egyptian faience.

Surgical scalpel proves progress in surgeries, medicine in Islamic Egypt

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 12:01 GMT

In this article ET sheds light on an artifact, a surgical scalpel that was found among a set of surgical tools.

The immortal Narmer Palette

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 11:49 GMT

The Narmer Palette is made of green schist stone.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities participates in National Conference of Australian Museums and Galleries 2022 in Perth

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 11:31 GMT

The conference witnessed the participation of more than 400 directors and curators of international museums and specialists in museum education and museum exhibitions.

Queen Hatshepsut’s head statue housed in Sharm El-Sheikh Museum

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 12:39 GMT

Egyptian museums contain millions of rare artifacts from various ancient Egyptian eras. Each piece narrates a story that is thousands of years old.

'Beyond King Tut' exhibition in Canada highlights the history of Tutankhamun

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 12:35 GMT

The exhibition was developed in partnership with the National Geographic Society and commemorates the centenary of one of the greatest archaeological discoveries of all time.