A former mill building in Aberdeenshire which contains a "Tutankhamun's tomb
" of engineering history could be brought back to life if a community group's plans are allowed to proceed.
Egypt's Sun King: Secrets & Treasures , a two-part 60-minute film, delves into ancient Egypt, as archaeologists embark on adventures which lead them to discoveries, such as uncovering the first tomb to accommodate a body since Tutankhamun's tomb
8-The famous golden mask that was found over the royal mummy's head when King Tutankhamun's tomb
King Tutankhamun's tomb
is globally renowned for its phenomenally preserved golden death mask dating back more than 3,300 years.
Archaeologists have discovered a trove of precious artefacts in an Anglo-Saxon burial chamber - dubbed the UK's equivalent of Tutankhamun's tomb
Since the 1922 excavation of Tutankhamun's tomb
by renowned British archaeologist Howard Carter, only some of the thousands of objects found there have been on public display.
It discussed visiting ancient monuments with the expert guidance of a world-class Egyptologist, including visits to the pyramids and Sphinx of Giza; the Valley of the Kings and Tutankhamun's tomb
; the temples of Luxor, Kom Ombo, Horus at Edfu, Philae, and Karnak.
The story explores the discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb
from the perspective of narrator Lilian Kaye.
The collaborative work of Zahi Awass (who has been secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, Egypt, and director of excavations at Giza, Saqqara, and the Bahariya Oasis) and photographer Sandro Vannini, "Tutankhamun: The Treasures of the Tomb" is brilliantly illustrated volume takes the reader through Tutankhamun's tomb
room-by-room in the order that it was discovered and excavated by Howard Carter, illuminating the tomb's most magnificent artifacts and objects.
What did not exist in Tutankhamun's tomb
, according to archeologists?
Experts used ground penetrating radar (GPR) which provided "conclusive evidence of the non-existence of hidden chambers adjacent to or inside Tutankhamun's tomb
," the ministry said in a statement.
Reeves said he discovered evidence of previously unknown doorways inside Tutankhamun's tomb
that led to another burial chamber, that of Nefertiti.