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Egyptology and Archaeology
The latest news from the world of Egyptology, archaeology, and cultural heritage in Egypt from the New Orleans Interest Group of the American Research Center in Egypt. For more news and event announcements, visit us on the web: www.arce-nola.org, Facebook: www.facebook.com/arcenola, Twitter: www.twitter.com/arcenola, and Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/arcenola
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Who was the real Cleopatra?

Who was the real Cleopatra? | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
A new exhibition brings 180 pieces from around the world together in Rome in an effort to contextualise the reign of history's most famous queen.
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New Cleopatra exhibit opens in Rome!

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Natalie Letcher's curator insight, October 31, 2013 3:32 PM

Rather than the oft told stories about Cleopatra's romance with Marc Anthony and her death, this exhibit focuses upon a selection of art & artifacts related to the famous queen.

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Ancient Egypt in Ancient Rome [Photos]

Ancient Egypt in Ancient Rome [Photos] | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Italy’s capital, as the home of three thousand years of Western civilization, has an incredible wealth of ancient sites and modern sounds. This photo series highlights some of the most famous ancient Egyptian obelisks in the Eternal City.
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Photos of some of the Egyptian monuments that ended up in Rome.

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Natalie Letcher's curator insight, September 18, 2013 6:37 PM
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Recent photos of some Egyptian obelisks & artifacts previously taken from Egypt that reside in Rome.

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Ancient Egyptians' links to Yorkshire uncovered - Yorkshire Post

Ancient Egyptians' links to Yorkshire uncovered - Yorkshire Post | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Ancient Egyptians' links to Yorkshire uncovered
Yorkshire Post
DATING back five millennia in a land thousands of miles away, Ancient Egypt could scarcely seem further removed from modern day Yorkshire.
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Interesting look at how Egyptian customs and people may have traveled to Briton during Roman times.

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Family Roman Egypt Comparative Approach Intergenerational Solidarity And Conflict :: Ancient history :: Cambridge University Press

Family Roman Egypt Comparative Approach Intergenerational Solidarity And Conflict :: Ancient history :: Cambridge University Press | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
RT @CambUP_Classics: http://t.co/gRcHwELTpE Examines the role of the family in the Roman province of Egypt drawing on a wide range of sourc…
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New Book - The Family in Roman Egypt by Sabine Huebner.

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