Ancient Egypt Magazine - Dec 2009/Jan 2010: A Relief of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III in Bournemouth. Bob Partridge proposes some possible reasons for the introduction of mummification and dispels some myths. An exploration of the geology and antiquities of Egypt’s Eastern Desert by Colin Reader.
Ancient Egypt Magazine - Dec 2009/Jan 2010
Ancient Egypt Magazine - Dec 2009/Jan 2010

The latest volume features articles on: A Relief of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III in Bournemouth - Stephanie Roberts reports on a fine relief of the joint pharaohs, and speculates on its possible original provenance.  Description de l’égypte - It is 200 years since the publication of the results of the French study of Egypt, which also inspired a Sèvres china table service once owned by the Duke of Wellington.

Why did ancient Egyptians mummify their dead? - Bob Partridge proposes some possible reasons for the introduction of mummification and dispels some myths.  Inspired by Egypt - Ancient Egypt inspires a modern work of art by Canadian artist Robert Isler Wanka.  Into Egypt’s Eastern Desert - An exploration of the geology and antiquities of Egypt’s Eastern Desert by Colin Reader.  As well as all the latest Egyptology News and regular features.

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.

Ancient Egypt Magazine - Dec 2009/Jan 2010
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