The Valley of the Kings horizon of eternity by Erik Hornung

Cover of: The Valley of the Kings | Erik Hornung

Published by Timken Publishers in New York, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • Valley of the Kings (Egypt),
  • Egypt,
  • Valley of the Kings.

Subjects:

  • Mural painting and decoration, Egyptian -- Egypt -- Valley of the Kings.,
  • Valley of the Kings (Egypt)

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Book details

StatementErik Hornung ; translated by David Warburton.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDT73.B44 H6713 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination221 p. :
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1858392M
ISBN 100943221072
LC Control Number90010909

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The sky goddess Nut is seen swallowing the sun each evening and giving birth to it each morning. The scene is shown on the ceiling of a tomb in the Valley of the Kings. Best Tombs to Visit in the Valley of the Kings. Here is a list of the best tombs to visit in the Valley of the Kings, ranked from our favorite to our least favorite.

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