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Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs in London

Dazzling Exhbition of Egyptian Treasures


Note: This exhibition has ended. These pictures are presented for information only.

Tutankhamun is back in London. The Boy King's treasures have returned to London for the first time in 35 years. The exhibition, Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs, is being presented in a specially designed museum, created inside London's O2 bubble, formerly the Millennium Dome.

Besides the ancient objects, shown in this King Tut Gallery, the exhibition uses newsreels, newspapers and photographs to create the atmosphere that surrounded the discovery, by Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon, in 1922.

A large proportion of the revenue - from tickets and shop sales, will help preserve Egyptian antiquities. As much as $100 million will be raised by the Tutankhamun London show for museums and children's museums in Egypt.

The exhibition, sampled in this King Tut Gallery, runs from November 15, 2007 to August 31, 2008

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Torso of TutankhamunTorso of The Boy KingUnguent Spoon in the Shape of a Naked, Swimming GirlEgyptian Unguent SpoonAncient Egyptian Jewel Chest from the Tomb of Tutankhamun's great GrandparentsDecorated, Egyption Jewel Chest Tiny Game Board from the Tomb of TutankhamunCarved Ivory Game Board and Box
Canopic Jar of Queen Kiya Canopic Jar from the Tomb of Queen Kiya, The King's MotherAncient Egyptian Funerary Mask of the Lady TjuyaMask of the Lady Tjuya - The Boy King's Great-Grandmother?The Gilded Coffin of Tjuya, Tutankhamun's Great GrandmotherGilded Coffin of Tjuya Face of NefertitiThe Face of Nefertiti
Head of Amenhotep IV, Tutankhamun's Father who became AkhenatonHead of Amenhotep IVThe Haunting Face of the Boy KingFace to Face with Tutankhamun Child's Chair and Footrest from King Tut ExhibitionChild's Chair and Footrest from Tutankhamun's TombTutankhamun depicted as King of Lower Egypt and King of Upper EgyptGilt Statues of The Boy King in His Different Aspects
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