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Tutankhamun’s mask undergoes conversation

A team of conservators from Germany and Egypt are working together to repair the 3,300-year-old burial mask of Tutankhamun. Christian Eckmann, the lead restoration specialist, said the work should take a month or two, depending on how long it takes to remove the beard, which will be attached after research into

Ancient ivory maskette found on arctic island

An ancient maskette made of ivory and two Dorest houses, which dates back between 1,500 and 800 years ago, have been found on a Canadian arctic island. They have uncovered two Dorset houses, each of them nine meters long, that date to somewhere between 1,500 and 800 years ago. Constructed

Seventeen tombs found in Macedonia

Seventeen tombs dating from the 5th century have been found in southwestern Macedonia. In one tomb, archaeologists found bones of a 15-year-old girl with a unique funeral mask made up of thin gold eye-covers, gold plate for the mouth and a plaque with an engraved sun placed on her chest. "This kind