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    • EGYPT MUSEUM, CAIRO
      English Class
      Luisa Fernanda Arbeláez
    • CONTINENTS
    • AFRICA
    • EGYPT
    • THE MUSEUM´S ROYAL
      MUMMY ROOMS
      EGYPT MUSEUM, CAIRO
    • EGYPT MUSEUM-CAIRO
      Is home to anextensivecollection of ancientEgyptianAntiquities.
      It has 120,000 items, with a representativeamountondisplay, theremainder in storerooms.
    • HISTORY
      • TheEgyptianmuseum of Antiquitiescontainsmanyimportantpieces of ancientEgyptianHistory.
      • IthousestheWorld´slargestcollection of Pharaonicantiquites, and manytreasureson King Tutankhamen.
    • THE EGYPTIAN GOVERNMENT
      MUSEUM
      1855: shortlyaftertheartifactswere moved, DukeMaximilian of austalia (allartifacts)
      1835: theezbekeyahgarden
      The new buildingwas to beconstructedonthebank of theNileRiver in Boulaq.
      1858: themuseumsoon moved to boulaq
      1978: theantiquitieswasrelocated to anothermuseum in giza
      1902: theantiquitiesremainedforthelast time to thecurrentmuseum in TAHRIR SQUARE.
    • INTERIOR DESIGN
      THE GROUND FLOOR
      THE FIRST FLOOR
      • Thereisanextensivecollection of papyrus and coinsused in theAncientworld.
      • Severallanguages (greek, Latin, Arabe)
      • ArtifactsfromtheKingdom.(statues, tables and coffins)
      There are artifactsfromthe final twodynasties of AncientEgyptincludingtombs of thePharaohsThutmosis III
      Thutmosis IV
      Amenophis II
      Hatshepsut
      Maherpen
      Artifactafromthe Valley of the Kings
    • KING TUTANKHAMUN
      • Unlikemany of thetombsdiscovered in Egypt, was ok King Tutankhamunwasfoundmostlyintact.
      • Insidethetombstherewas a largecollection.
      • Thetombswasalso home to manyweapons and instrumentsusedbytheking.
      • Thetombheldover 3, 500 artifacts
      Themostwellknowartifact in King Tutankhamun´stombisthefamousgoldMask, wichrestedoverthebandagesthatwrappedaroundtheking´sface.
    • PHARAOHS
      Theremains of manyfamousPharaohs are stored in theegyptianmuseum.
      RAMSES III: Extremelyskilledwarrior
      AMENHOTEP IV: he reined 1372 B.C (principal wifeQueen)
      KING SNEFERU: He builtmany temples and structurestahthad a signature-status
      QUEEN HATSHEPSUT: Newlydiscoveredmummy.
    • THANK YOU…
    • Whichcontinentistheegyptmuseumlocated?
      Whereisthemuseum?
      Howmanyfloorsdoestheegyptmuseumhave?
      Howmanyitemsdoesthemuseumhave?
      What do youthinkaboutit?
      QUIZ