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Imhotep was a high courtier under King Djoser (Dynasty III), who was given the supreme privilege of having his name carved alongside that of Pharaoh himself. He held the offices of vizier and master sculptor. The Egyptian priest Manetho stated that he was the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
The personification of the basic laws of all existence; the concept of justice, truth, order and balance, without which life is impossible. She is not really a goddess/netjer but rather the principle of these factors. The Egyptians had no difficulties in...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Nun was the god who personified the primeval waters, the chaos which existed before there was shape and form, the dark liquid mass out of which there appeared the creator-god. Nun is regarded as having no surface, stretching into infinity. Not subject to...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian

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Cleveland Museum of Art Opens Massive Ancient Egypt Exhibition
The final gallery, An Eternal Life: Death of the Pharaoh, includes examples from the tombs of Pharaohs Amenhotep II, Seti I, Ramses III and Ramses VI in the Valley of the Kings.
A glimpse of Ancient Egypt can be seen at the Cleveland Museum of Art in 'Pharoah'
Highlights include examples from the tombs of Pharaohs Amenhotep II, Seti I, Ramses III and Ramses VI in the Valley of the Kings. The presentation of Pharaoh: King of Ancient Egypt is a collaboration between the British Museum and the Cleveland Museum ...
Long-Lost Mummy of Pharaoh's Foster Brother Found
The mummy of the pharaoh Amenhotep II's foster brother may have been found in a former monastery, according to archival research into 19th-century documents. The mummy, now reduced to a skeleton, is believed to be that of Qenamun, the chief steward ...
King Amenhotep II's damaged toe has been repaired
The damaged toe of King Amenhotep II has been repaired, a curator at the Egyptian Museum has said. On Tuesday, curators discovered the big toe on King Amenhotep II's right foot had fallen off, four months after maintenance had been carried out on the ...
Luxor Tombs Discovered In Egypt Beneath King Amenhotep II Temple
CAIRO — Egypt's Antiquities Minister says Italian archaeologists have unearthed tombs over 3000 years old in the ancient city of Luxor. Mohammed Ibrahim says the discovery was made beneath the mortuary temple of King Amenhotep II, seventh Pharaoh of ...

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