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Egypt Resources

Online resources:

http://www.thebanmappingproject.com
Use an interactive atlas to explore the work of archaeologists in the Valley of the Kings.

http://www.ktca.org/newtons/13/mummy.html
Follow the steps for mummifying an apple.

Other Egyptian exhibits around Boston:

http://www.mfa.org/exhibitions/egypt_lateperiod.html
An ongoing exhibit at the MFA.

http://www.mfa.org/conservation/projects/egypt.html
Conservation Project: A Monumental Egyptian Gateway in Boston.

http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~semitic/
The Semitic Museum at Harvard University also highlights Ancient Egyptian artifacts.




Did you know?
HorusThe falcon represents Horus, the god of the sky. Egyptians believed their pharaohs were the god Horus living on earth. So, when you see a falcon, it can suggest the presence of the pharaoh, too.
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