19 juin 2010

"Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead" Exhibition @ Britisth Museum from 4 November 2010–6 March 2011

King Herihor and Queen Nodjmet adoring the god Osiris in the afterlife. From the Book of the Dead papyrus of Nodjmet, c. 1050 BC. EA 10541. LONDON.- The British Museum’s major Autumn exhibition, supported by BP, will present and explore ancient Egyptian beliefs about life after death. Journey through the afterlife: ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead will showcase the rich textual and visual material from the British Museum’s unparalleled collection of Book of the Dead papyri. The ‘Book’, used for over 1500 years between c. 1600... [Lire la suite]
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