Egypt, 4th C. BCE. Faience Clepsydra. Water clock has inner markings which are revealed as water runs out.

Clepsydra or water clock, faience. One of the earliest known time-keeping devices, water clocks had inner markings which revealed time passed as water ran out of them. And now I know what a water clock is.

Glass eyes from an ancient Egyptian ka statue of Pharaoh Hor from the 13th dynasty. A ka statue is a type of ancient Egyptian statue intended to provide a resting place for the ka, or spirit, of the person after death.

Glass eyes from an ancient Egyptian ka statue of Pharaoh Hor from the dynasty. A ka statue is a type of ancient Egyptian statue intended to provide a resting place for the ka, or spirit, of the person after death.

Access to the tomb of pharaoh Thutmose III (Tutmosis III), Hatshepsut's stepson, in the Valley of the Kings of Luxor, in Egypt.

Tumba de Tutmosis III Access to the tomb of Thutmose III, Hatshepsut's stepson, in the Valley of the Kings of Luxor, in Egypt.

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The Nefertiti Bust - 3300 yr. old painted limestone bust of Nefertiti, the Great Royal Wife of Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten. It is believed to have been crafted in 1345 BC

Giza Plateau of Egypt : Labyrinth of Tunnels and Shafts Under the Pyramids - Most Egyptologists scoff at the notion the labyrinth was made before the time of the pharaohs, but the extreme weathering and the build up of salts on the tunnel surfaces, residue from water travelling through the tunnels for extended periods of time indicate far otherwise

Giza Plateau Of Egypt: Labyrinth Of Tunnels And Shafts Under The Pyramids

After Karnak, the Temple of Horus at Edfu is the second largest temple in Egypt and of all the temple remains in Egypt, Edfu is the most completely preserved.

El-Amarna home of Neferneferuaten If only the originals had not been destroyed by those whose politics & beliefs differed.

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