Tutankhamun's tomb escaped the systematic clearance of tombs in the area conducted during the twentieth dynasty motivated in part by a desire to. The deconstruction of tutankhamun's tomb, in color perhaps surprisingly, the mummy of king tutankhamun remains exactly where it was discovered by howard carter, on nov. Tutankhamun's tomb on wn network delivers the latest videos and editable pages for news & events, including entertainment, music, sports, science and more. Image caption tutankhamun may have been nefertiti's son egyptian officials now say they are 90% sure that there is a hidden chamber in king tutankhamun's tomb.
Discovery of tutankhamun's tomb - in colour show all 21 arthur mace and alfred lucas work on a golden chariot from tutankhamun's tomb outside the laboratory in the. The design of tutankhamun's tomb is typical of that of the kings of the eighteenth dynasty at the entrance to the tomb there is a flight of stairs leading to a short corridor.
Tutankhamun reigned for only nine years, and his short reign may be what kept grave robbers from the contents of his tomb born around 1342 bc, tut descended from two. Tutankhamun was an egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty (ruled c 1332-1323 bc in the conventional chronology), during the period of egyptian history known as the new. Archaeologists want to discover why king tut's tomb is so different to all the others in the valley of the kings subscribe to discovery uk for more great.
Scans reveal two chambers adjoining pharaoh's tomb, raising prospect of finding the resting place of queen nefertiti. Curse of tutankhamuns tomb howard carter entered the burial chamber of tutankhamun on 17 february 1923 on 6 march, lord carnarvon (his financial backer) was bitten by a mosquito. Tutankhamun's tomb is located in the valley of the kings and is by far the best preserved royal tomb ever discovered the tomb, which was thought to be left intact. Tomb of tutankhamun the most famous egyptian pharaoh today is, king nebkheperuru tutankhamun tutankhamun is also known as king tut.
Tutankhamun s tomb ταξινόμηση κατά 20 amazing rare photos of tutankhamun's discovery in 1922: after years of extensive search, british egyptologist and archaeologist. Carter, drawing of tutankhamun's tomb (tutankhamun archive, griffith institute, university of tutankhamun's tomb, innermost coffin, new kingdom, 18th dynasty, c 1323 bce, gold with inlay. Tutankhamun's reign coincided with a troubled time in egyptian history known as the standing before the majestic gold, ochre and white frescos of tutankhamun's tomb.
Today, most of tutankhamun's treasures are on display at the cairo museum, but the tomb itself still houses one of the golden coffins that held the king's body. The tomb of the boy-king was opened by the famous archaeologist and egyptologist shortly after howard carter removed the lid of the outermost shrine in tutankhamun's.