Unbroken seal from Pharaoh Tutankhamun’s tomb
[Picture: Background — a six piece pie style colour split, alternating purple and green. Foreground — a picture of a fox. Top text: “ Tool of trade: ” Bottom text: “Trowel, not bull whip”]
Lion at the Pergamon museum - this guy used to be on an entrance way in Mesopotamia
Loughborough University designers are to use 3D printing to help restore ancient artefacts from Beijing’s Forbidden City.
The Forbidden City’s Palace Museum is undergoing major restoration work, involving thousands of individual relics, funded by the Chinese government. Traditionally,…
“Parting from the reintegration of two fragments from the Northern Tableau of the Temple of the Sun Sanctuary, in Palenque, a new lecture of the glyphic text was conducted in which the name of another son of Pakal II, unknown until now, may have been mentioned.”
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