tutankhamun mummy discovery

Tut Ankh Amun’s mummy discovery is the biggest archeological discovery in the nineteen-century.

British Egyptologist Howard Carter
the sealed tomb of king tut

British Egyptologist Howard Carter On November 4, 1922,

discovered the tomb of Tutankhamun who was mummified, up to the ancient Egyptian tradition, and buried in

a tomb full of artwork, like

Tutankhamun’s mask

Tutankhamun mummy discovery
the golden sarcophagus King tut Ankh Amun

jewelry, wall paintings, and treasures. by removing the sands which hid the tomb for more than 3,000 years.

the story of discovering one of the days one of the waterboys discovered the tomb,

when he found a step leading to the tomb of King tut Ankh Amun and

Tutankhamun mummy,

which is hidden in the debris and sand near the entrance of the tomb of King.

Ramses the sixth in the Valley of the Kings in Egypt.

Tutankhamun mummy discovery
the golden sarcophagus

the search for the tomb last almost 6 year

found an incredible collection which over 5000 objects.

The most splendid architectural discovery was the golden mask which was made out of solid gold,

the mummy of the boy-king Tutankhamen was inside the golden sarcophagus,

preserved for more than 3,000 years. Most of these treasures are now displayed in the Cairo Museum and many of the Tutankhamun exhibitions which are scattered all over the world.