Luxor News Blog

by Jane Akshar on 18 Dec, 10

Jane writes a regular blog about Luxor life called “Luxor News”, here are some of the most recent posts:

  • Blog Post 8: Reconstructing Karakhamun | South Asasif Conservation Project Blog 19 Aug, 14
    Blog Post 8: Reconstructing Karakhamun | South Asasif Conservation Project Blog: One of the largest conservation tasks of the season is reconstructing the west wall of the Second Pillared Hall in the tomb of Karakhamun. The worst preserved wall in the hall, it consisted of only one section of stone with the lower part of a standing figure and a column of an […]
    Jane Akshar
  • University of Basel KV40 Tomb of the royal Children: Valley of Kings report 15 Aug, 14
    Honestly is makes me laugh how countless people have said there was nothing further to discover in the valley.  University of Basel: Basel Egyptologists of the University of Basel Kings' Valley Project have been working on tomb KV 40 in the Valley of the Kings close to the city of Luxor for three years. From the outside, only a depression in the ground […]
    Jane Akshar
  • Embalming study ‘rewrites’ key chapter in Egyptian history - News and events, The University of York 14 Aug, 14
    Not strictly Luxor News but hugely significant Egyptology News Embalming study ‘rewrites’ key chapter in Egyptian history - News and events, The University of York: Researchers from the Universities of York, Macquarie and Oxford have discovered new evidence to suggest that the origins of mummification started in ancient Egypt 1,500 years earlier than previou […]
    Jane Akshar

Why not make a note of the URL for her blog: http://luxor-news.blogspot.com/