Ancient Egypt Magazine - April/May 2009: Tomb KV63 in the Valley of the Kings, Dental Health and Dentistry in Ancient Egypt, Luxor Temple’s Mosque, Egypt’s Eastern Desert, and the Work of the Egypt Exploration Society.
Ancient Egypt Magazine - April/May 2009
Ancient Egypt Magazine - April/May 2009

Ancient Egypt Magazine - April/May 2009

The latest volume features articles on Tomb KV63 in the Valley of the Kings, the winter excavation season in Egypt has produced a number of significant finds at Giza, Saqqara and Luxor. Dental Health and Dentistry in Ancient Egypt, Roger Forshaw looks at the problems the ancient Egyptians had with dental health. Restoration work on the Luxor Temple’s Mosque has now been completed and we bring you photos and the story behind this major project.

Colin Reader visits Egypt’s Eastern Desert, looking at both the geology of the area and the ancient remains, which include early rock-art and huge Roman quarries. Jan Summers Duffy examines the unique set of headrests found in the tomb of Tutankhamun, from simple ones of wood to elaborate carved ivory examples.  In the third of a series of articles, the Work of the Egypt Exploration Society, Past, Present and Future, Penny Wilson looks at the work of the EES’s Delta Survey.

Ancient Egypt Magazine - Britain's only dedicated Egyptology magazine. The magazine features articles and book reviews on all aspects of Ancient Egyptian History, People and Culture of the Nile Vallery. The magazine is published 6 times per year.

Robert Partridge is the Editor, he lectures for the University of Manchester, runs the Ancient Egypt Picture Library and is the author and publisher of several books on Ancient Egypt. He is Chairman of the Manchester Ancient Egypt Society. The Consultant Editor is Professor Rosalie David OBE, she is Director of the KNH Centre for Biomedical and Forensic Studies in Egyptology at the University of Manchester. She is also Director of the Certificate in Egyptology and the UK’s first woman professor in the subject, with many publications and TV appearances to her name.

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