Finger and Toe Protectors, with engraved details, were found on the #Tutankhamun mummy when it was unwrapped in 1922. #Egypt

Finger and Toe Protectors, with engraved details, were found on the #Tutankhamun mummy when it was unwrapped in 1922. #Egypt

One of several engraved sheet gold collars found on the thorax of the #Tutankhamun mummy was this one, the Cobra Collar with Counterweight. #Egypt

One of several engraved sheet gold collars found on the thorax of the #Tutankhamun mummy was this one, the Cobra Collar with Counterweight. #Egypt

harry carter king tut | King Tut's mummy unwrapped before the gold mask was removed, photo by ...

harry carter king tut | King Tut's mummy unwrapped before the gold mask was removed, photo by ...

King Tutankhamun's mummy still rests in his tomb in the Valley of the Kings. On 4 November 2007, 85 years to the day after Carter's discovery, the 19-year-old pharaoh went on display in his underground tomb at Luxor, when the linen-wrapped mummy was removed from its golden sarcophagus to a climate-controlled glass box. The case was designed to prevent the heightened rate of decomposition caused by the humidity and warmth from tourists visiting the tomb.

King Tutankhamun's mummy still rests in his tomb in the Valley of the Kings. On 4 November 2007, 85 years to the day after Carter's discovery, the 19-year-old pharaoh went on display in his underground tomb at Luxor, when the linen-wrapped mummy was removed from its golden sarcophagus to a climate-controlled glass box. The case was designed to prevent the heightened rate of decomposition caused by the humidity and warmth from tourists visiting the tomb.

Thirteen bracelets were placed on the forearms of Tutankhamun's mummy, seven on the right and six on the left. Apart from these thirteen, there were other bracelets among the mummy wrappings and elsewhere in the tomb. This bracelet was placed on the right forearm, near the elbow. It's band is composed of nine rows of gold, faience, and glass beads threaded between six gold spacer bars that resemble the gold beads and keep the nine rows in position. The clasp, which is like a pegged mortise…

Thirteen bracelets were placed on the forearms of Tutankhamun's mummy, seven on the right and six on the left. Apart from these thirteen, there were other bracelets among the mummy wrappings and elsewhere in the tomb. This bracelet was placed on the right forearm, near the elbow. It's band is composed of nine rows of gold, faience, and glass beads threaded between six gold spacer bars that resemble the gold beads and keep the nine rows in position. The clasp, which is like a pegged mortise…

Trappings of King Tutankhamun's Mummy

Trappings of King Tutankhamun's Mummy

This artifact, Pectoral with Three Scarabs, was found on the neck of the #Tutankhamun mummy. #Egypt

This artifact, Pectoral with Three Scarabs, was found on the neck of the #Tutankhamun mummy. #Egypt

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