Friday, July 29, 2016

Video Friday: We got mummies



I receive a lot of links to videos, which I sometimes include in my Monday posts, Ancient Egypt this week. Many cool videos don't make it into those posts for space reasons. So, I decided to devote every other Friday to a post with videos that enchanted me during the week. I'll try for a theme (like this week's Mummies), but I make no promises.

An Egyptian Mummy at Iredell Museum

You might not expect to find a real Egyptian mummy in North Carolina, but Statesville's Iredell Museum Gallery has just that in this extensive new exhibit!



A Mummy in Jerusalem: Secrets of the Afterlife

From the conservation laboratories to the Gallery...



Howard Carter and Tutankhamun's Tomb

"The Valley is exhausted." Theodore Davis gave the concession to dig to Carter, saying, "There is nothing left to find." He was obviously wrong