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Reblog: Texts in translation #6: A stela of Peniwemiteru (Acc. No. R4571 1937)

Texts in translation #6: A stela of Peniwemiteru (Acc. No. R4571 1937).

Day of Archaeology 2012 – hundreds of archaeologists blogging about their day!

http://www.dayofarchaeology.com/ A fascinating incite into the life of an archaeologist!

Museum piece #1 – BM EA 948

Museum piece #1 – BM EA 948

I paid a visit to the British Museum in May, and one of the pieces that caught my eye was this stunning New Kingdom representation of the goddess Hathor. This is part of a larger composition from the mortuary temple of the 18th Dynasty pharaoh, Amenhotep III, in Thebes. The full composition consisted of a […]

Welcome to the Egyptiana Emporium!

I decided to start this blog as a way of sharing news and research from the field of Egyptology, as well as some of my own original research. I also want to share my favourite museum pieces and photographs. Think of it as a treasure trove of Egyptological wonders. Discussion is welcome, so comments are […]