ancient Egypt

Digitally scanned skull of Egyptian Pharaoh Amenhotep 1.

Meet Amenhotep 1 – Egyptian Pharaoh

Meet Amenhotep 1 - Egyptian Pharaoh whose mummy was digitally scanned to reveal his skull and some very good teeth.

Rosetta Stone at the British Museum. Image

Rosetta Stone Rediscovered – July 15-16, 1799

The Rosetta Stone was rediscovered on July 15-16, 1799 by Napoleon's soldiers in Egypt. It is a stele inscribed with a decree, issued in 196 BC in Memphis.

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