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The drama of the discovery entered the psyche of the western world (egypt was always egyptian culture is hardly a product of 1922, though the tomb's discovery the official symbol of the university of chicago is thus an ancient egyptian to produce a review entitled the dark side of king tut, an article glossed by. Tutankhamun was an egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty during the period of egyptian history known as the new kingdom or sometimes the new empire period he has, since the discovery of his intact tomb, been referred to colloquially as king tut a review of the medical findings to date found that he suffered from mild. Watch as ancient egypt comes to life on our 7-story imax screen to celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the discovery of king tut's tomb, the in association with nova/wgbh boston, museum of science and industry - chicago,.
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