Category Archives: Egypt

The Egyptian Mummy (1914)

The Egyptian Mummy was a silent picture movie made in 1914.  Starring Billy Quirk, Lee Beggs, Joel Day, and Constance Talmadge. Plot: A man attempts to earn money by forging Egyptian antiquities. He needs the money to impress his girlfriend’s … Continue reading

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KV5… burial location of Rameses II sons

In 1995, as part of a project to map and photograph every tomb in an area known as the Theban Necropolis,  called the Theban Mapping Project, Kent Weeks made a discovery. While excavating KV5, he discovered a labyrinth of hallways … Continue reading

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Temple of Dendur

The Temple of Dendur                                                                         … Continue reading

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Vintage Ancient Egypt

Title: Colonnade de Temple d’Isis Date of Photograph: between 1860 -1929 Photographer: Zangaki Location of Photo: The New York Public Library Digital Collections ID Number: 88427   Title: Karnak – Porte de Plotomae Date of Photograph: 1860 – 1869 (?) … Continue reading

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