View 17'th Dynasty Royal Mummies from DB320

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following Galleries:


Gallery I


Gallery I

Gallery II

Gallery III

 Gallery IV
Featuring the controversial KV 55 mummy. Now with a revised reconstruction of ancient events in this perplexing tomb.

Gallery V
Featuring the mummies of Tutankhamen and his children. Still in preparation.


Gallery I 
Now including the
mummy identified as
Ramesses I


Gallery I


Gallery I

Gallery II

21'st Dynasty Coffins from DB320
  Examine the coffins
of 21'st Dynasty Theban Rulers

  Unidentified  Mummies

Gallery I
Including the mummy which some experts believe may be that of Nefertiti.

Gallery II
Including the KV 60 mummy found by Donald P. Ryan

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Special Exhibits

The Treasures of Yuya and Tuyu
  View the funerary equipment of Queen Tiye's parents!

 Tomb Raiders of KV 46!
How thorough were the robbers who plundered the tomb of Yuya and Tuyu? How many times was the tomb robbed, and what were the thieves after? This study of post interment activity in KV 46 provides some answers.

Special KV 55 Section!

Follow the trail of the missing treasures from mysterious KV 55.

KV 55's Lost Objects: Where Are They Today?

The KV 55 Coffin Basin and Gold Foil Sheets

KV 55 Gold Foil at the Metropolitan

Mystery of the Missing Mummy Bands

KV 35 Revisited
See rare photographic plates of a great discovery from Daressy's Fouilles de la Vallee des Rois.

Unknown Man E  
Was he really
buried alive?

The Tomb of Maihirpre
Learn about Victor Loret's important discovery of this nearly intact tomb in the Valley of the Kings.

Special Section!
Tomb Robbers!
Who were the real tomb raiders? What beliefs motivated their actions? A new perspective on the ancient practice of tomb robbing!

Special Section!
Spend a Night
with the Royal Mummies

Read Pierre Loti's eerie account of his nocturnal visit to the Egyptian Museum's Hall of Mummies.

Special Section!
An Audience With Amenophis II
Journey once more with Pierre Loti as he explores the shadowy  chambers of KV 35 in the early 1900's.

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Background Image:  Wall scene from the tomb of Ramesses II (KV 7.) From Karl Richard Lepsius, Denkmäler (Berlin: 1849-1859.)




Unidentified Mummies
Gallery II

Unknown Woman (claimed to be Hatshepsut in 2007)
18'th Dynasty
: KV 60
Original Discovery Date
: 1903 by Howard Carter
Rediscovery: June 27-July 4, 1989, by Donald P. Ryan
Current Location:Cairo Museum

Biographical data:

Click on image to go to Donald P. Ryan's website.

Details:  In 2007, Zahi Hawass, the Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, announced that the KV60 mummy was actually that of Hatshepsut, the famous 18'th Dynasty female Pharaoh. Although this identification is still questioned by some experts, the entry for this mummy has nevertheless been moved to Gallery II of the 18'th Dynasty section, which may be found by going to the menu bar on the left hand side of this page. Photo Credit: From Donald P. Ryan's website. 

Source Abbreviation Key

In Preparation

KV5Remains.jpg (43910 bytes)Unidentified Son of Ramesses II ? (c. 1279-1212 B.C.)
19'th Dynasty
: KV 5
Discovery Date

Current Location

Details:  (Source Bibliography: LT, 280-285, 293. )

Other Burial Data:
Original Burial
: KV 5.

Photo Credit: Theban Mapping Project website.

Source Abbreviation Key

In Preparation

KV 34 Intrusive Remains (c. )
Late Period/Early Ptolemaic Period?
: KV34
Discovery Date
: February 12'th,1898, by Victor Loret
Current Location: Cairo Museum CG 61100/CG 61099
KV34IntrusiveRemains.jpg (103379 bytes)

Details:  (Source Bibliography: .)

Other Burial Data:
Original Burial
: Originally buried intrusively in KV 34.

Photo Credit: Photo Credit: RM RM (Cairo, 1912,) pl. XCVI. For  high resolution image of these remains, see the University of Chicago's Electronic Open Stacks copy of Smith's The Royal Mummies  (Cairo, 1912) Call #: DT57.C2 vol59. plate XCVI.

Source Abbreviation Key