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The treasures of Tutankhamun in San Francisco

The treasures of Tutankhamun in San Francisco

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Published by California Living Books, published in conjunction with the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tutankhamen, -- King of Egypt -- Tomb -- Exhibitions.,
  • Art, Egyptian -- Exhibitions.,
  • Egypt -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Harold I. Silverman.
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsSilverman, Harold I., Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22910227M

    Guests will also learn how the scientific analysis of his 3, year-old mummy revealed new information about his health and lineage, as well as how cutting-edge archeological tools are assisting in discovering tombs and analyzing existing ones in ways never before imagined. More than 70 additional objects from tombs of 18th Dynasty royals, as well the possessions of elite individuals with close connections to the royal family also will be exhibited. Like a Rolling Stones concert tour, the traveling museum exhibit of King Tut drew huge crowds and a cult following. The Robert Wood Johnson Jr. Many others offered consultation, services, and equipment.

    The profits from the sale of merchandise were earmarked for the work of the Egyptian Organization of Antiquities, in particular renovations to the Cairo Museum. Seattle's perennial summer festival, Seafair, did not escape. On 17 February at just after two o'clock, the seal was broken. We look forward to the continued success of the tour and anticipate that this exhibition will provide a wonderful opportunity for all viewers to enjoy this truly unique exploration into the history of Tutankhamun.

    Marshalling every ounce of self-control he possessed, Carter ordered his workers to refill the staircase with rubble, then posted guards. If anyone made a prayer to a god for advice he would never respond". The show featured thirty-seven objects used to embalm Tut, along with examples of Egyptian writing, portraiture, and religious items. Workers removed the rubble on the following day. Even so, once they reached the Fourth Street NW entrance, ticketholders still faced a four-hour wait before they could walk down the west marble staircase and descend into the tomb. The results indicated that his father was the KV55 mummy, identified as Akhenatenand that his mother was the KV35 Younger Ladywho was found to be a full sister of her husband.


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Kinnaman who died in39 years after the event. It might be that Ay used the title of vizier in an unprecedented manner. In exchange, the United States would remit a share of retail sales to Egypt to help renovate the Cairo Museum, the home of the Tut trove.

The boy-king also possessed a clubbed left foot, which probably required him to use a cane. The Egyptians had final say on the selection of museums.

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After an explosive few years in the Middle East, Richard Nixon wanted the American people to associate Egypt with something more than oil and war. This book is age appropriate for th grade. Evidence of his success is suggested by the gifts from various countries found in his tomb. You can sign up to be notified when tickets officially go on sale for the final two cities at www.

The traditional festivals were now celebrated again, including those related to the Apis BullHoremakhetand Opet. Others believe he died following a chariot accident. Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs will remain on view at the de Young through March 28, More than eight million attended.

Entering The treasures of Tutankhamun in San Francisco book Tomb Treasures of Tutankhamun was configured to mimic the layout of the tomb itself and its five rooms -- corridor, antechamber, burial chamber, treasury, and annex. Upon arrival in the next city, the process was repeated.

For more information, visit www. The Hermopolis Block two carved block fragments discovered in Ashmunein has a unique spelling of the first nomen written as; Tutankhuaten which uses ankh as a verb which does support the older translation of Living-image-of-Aten.

J-1; "Phone us for the lowest 'pharaohs' anywhere" Triumph Travel adIbid. Seattle's glitterati enthusiastically took part. SAM had the luxury of 50 percent more space, 19, square feet, at the Flag Pavilion than the exhibit had occupied at other venues.

As he continued working there in the later years, he uncovered nothing of major significance. Official planning for this exhibit even included securing special hotel deals in each of the host cities. The museums had competed for decades, but the rivalry between Brown and Hoving was personal.San Francisco (October 6, ) —A new generation of Northern Californians will have a chance to view the artifacts of Egypt’s best-known pharaoh when Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs opens at the de Young on June 27, This marks the first time in three decades that the treasures of King Tutankhamun will be seen in Northern California since the first record-breaking.

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