Gold was a major addition in Egyptian art.
Ancient History

Sneferu’s Contribution to Egyptian Art

April 24, 2020

Sneferu was a multi-talented Pharaoh who set standards in different areas during his reign. What were his achievements that were followed by his predecessor in the coming centuries? […]

Stairway near the Step Pyramid of Saqqara
Ancient History

The Search for Horus Sekhemkhet

April 17, 2020

Horus Sekhemkhet’s pyramid and burial is unique in many ways. The pyramid offers valuable insights into early pyramid construction. Sekhemkhet’s empty sarcophagus raises question’s about the function of the structure. […]

Saqqara Step Pyramid
Ancient History

Zoser, the First Pyramid Builder

April 17, 2020

Egyptian Pharaohs were buried in mastaba-like structures for a number of years. It was in the Third Dynasty that pyramids became a reality. […]

Narmer Palette
Ancient History

The First Dynasty of Egypt

April 17, 2020

There has always been a sense of mystery about the Egyptian pharaohs of the First Dynasty. Flinders Petrie’s efforts led to discovery of the tombs of the First Dynasty Pharaohs. […]

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