Egyptology and Archaeology
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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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Sustenance - Exquisite Statue of an Offering Bearer

Sustenance - Exquisite Statue of an Offering Bearer | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
82nd & Fifth is the Met's address in New York City. It is also the intersection of art and ideas. We've invited curators from across the Museum to talk about works of art that changed the way they see the world: one work, one curator, two minutes at a time.
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A great object on the World Museum page: a wr bird used as a hieroglyph in writi...

A great object on the World Museum page: a wr bird used as a hieroglyph in writing the adjective 'great'...
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A piece of art? Anyhow, it's certainly something for you bird lovers and archaeology fans out there.
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Guilty plea over antiquities

Guilty plea over antiquities | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it

Suspect admits falsifying provenance of Egyptian items offered for auction in London

 

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Case built with the help of British Museum Egyptologist moves forward.

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The queen and the sculptor

The queen and the sculptor | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
French Egyptologist Alain Zivie, a visiting scholar at the Semitic Museum, told a Harvard audience of his discovery of the tomb of Thutmose, who he believes is the artist who created the iconic bust of Queen Nefertiti.
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Egyptologist Alain Zivie talked at Harvard about what he believes to be the tomb of the sculptor who created the famous bust of Nefertiti.

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The Met Names Diana Craig Patch as Curator
of Egyptian Art

The Met Names Diana Craig Patch as Curator <br/>of Egyptian Art | Egyptology and Archaeology | Scoop.it
Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today the appointment of Diana Craig Patch as Curator in Charge of the Museum's Department of Egyptian Art.
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David O'Connor

Dr. David O'Connor discusses the scenes and texts in the tomb-chapel (Theban Tomb 217) of the sculptor Ipuy I (a contemporary of Ramesses II) at Deir el Medi...
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Missed this year's ARCE Annual Meeting?  Watch David O'Connor's talk from the conference on the tomb of the sculptor Ipuy.

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