Browsing the "Pharaohs" Tag

Could the pharaohs read hieroglyphics?

April 14th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

New research suggests that Egyptian royal children were educated and could probably read and write. “Relatively late sources suggest that


King Ramesses III was murdered

December 19th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

A forensic analysis carried out on the mummy of King Ramesses III has revealed that the pharaoh had his throat


Rare wooden pharaoh statue found

March 15th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists working in the south of Egypt have unearthed a rare wooden statue of a pharoah which may represent the


Name of previously unknown pharaoh found

March 7th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Researchers working at the Karnak Temple Complex in Egypt have discovered the previously unknown name of a 17th dynasty pharaoh.



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