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Ancient Portraits Of Egyptian Mummies Found For First Time In Century

IFL Science 07 Dec 2022
The portraits were found at the Gerza archaeological site in the ancient city of Fayum around 100 kilometers (62 miles) southwest of Cairo, as per a recent announcement from the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities ... Ancient Jawbone May Belong To Europe’s Earliest Modern Humans – Or A Mystery Hominid.
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Egypt Dusts Off Pyramids For Fashion, Pop And Art Shows

MENA FN 07 Dec 2022
(MENAFN - Jordan Times) CAIRO - Egypt is using the ancient grandeur of its pyramids as a backdrop for modern pop concerts and fashion shows, hoping to boost its image, tourism and the luxury brand ... .
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Giza pyramids backdrop for Dior fashion show 

Arab News 06 Dec 2022
CAIRO. French fashion house Dior held its first show at Egypt’s ancient Giza pyramids, presenting its 2023 fall men’s collection in the shadow of the millennia-old tombs ... “My interest in ancient Egypt is about the stars and the sky It links to Christian Dior in that sense and by ...
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Dior showcases fashion in shadow of Egypt’s pyramids

The Times of India 05 Dec 2022
Saturday’s show was the second by a European fashion house to use Ancient Egyptian heritage sites as a backdrop this year ... A harbinger of the new embrace of ancient culture and history was a "golden parade" last year of 22 pharaohs that crossed Cairo from an old to a new museum in a carnival-style grand spectacle.
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Egypt dusts off pyramids for fashion, music, art showsThe modern cultural push is a new ...

Deccan Herald 05 Dec 2022
A harbinger of the new embrace of ancient culture and history was a "golden parade" last year of 22 pharaohs that crossed Cairo from an old to a new museum in a carnival-style grand spectacle ... The boutiques in the shopping centres of Cairo's chic new satellite cities, she said, are "up to the standards of international luxury brands".
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Egyptians call on British Museum to return Rosetta stone

The Courier - Waterloo 05 Dec 2022
CAIRO — The debate over who owns ancient artifacts has been an increasing challenge to museums across Europe and America, and the spotlight has fallen on the most visited piece in the British Museum. The Rosetta stone ... .
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British Museum faces growing campaign for Rosetta stone’s return to Egypt

The Arab Weekly 04 Dec 2022
CAIRO-. The debate over who owns ancient artifacts has been an increasing challenge to museums across Europe and America and the spotlight has fallen on the most visited piece in the British Museum ... The first inscription is in classic hieroglyphics, the next is in a simplified hieroglyphic script known as Demotic and the third is in Ancient Greek.
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Why the Rosetta Stone shouldn't be returned to Egypt

The Spectator 04 Dec 2022
Treasures galore, then, a collection of ancient Egyptian art works only rivalled by the British Museum, the Louvre and the Egyptian Museum in Turin ... This is not the ancient Egypt that will attract visitors to the new museum outside Cairo.  ... The British Museum needs to hold on to this discarded piece of ancient rubbish.
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Egyptians demand return of Rosetta Stone from British Museum

The Jerusalem Post 01 Dec 2022
The Rosetta Stone is an ancient stele that contains a decree documenting the coronation of Ptolemy V as the pharaoh of Memphis in 196 BCE ... He cites as an example of such collaboration a European Union-supported project called "Transforming the Ancient Egyptian Museum in Cairo (2019-2022)."
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Egypt urges British Museum to return Rosetta Stone

Middle East Online 01 Dec 2022
CAIRO - The debate over who owns ancient artifacts has been an increasing challenge to museums across Europe and America, and the spotlight has fallen on the most visited piece in the British Museum ... The first inscription is in classic hieroglyphics, the next is in a simplified hieroglyphic script known as Demotic, and the third is in Ancient Greek.
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Wed. 8:39 a.m.: Egyptians call on British Museum to return Rosetta stone

The Vindicator 30 Nov 2022
CAIRO (AP) — The debate over who owns ancient artifacts has been an increasing challenge to museums across Europe and America, and the spotlight has fallen on the most visited piece in the British Museum ... script known as Demotic, and the third is in Ancient Greek.
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Egypt calls for the British Museum to return Rosetta stone

East Bay Times 30 Nov 2022
CAIRO — The debate over who owns ancient artifacts has been an increasing challenge to museums across Europe and America, and the spotlight has fallen on the most visited piece in the British Museum ... The first inscription is in classic hieroglyphics, the next is in a simplified hieroglyphic script known as Demotic, and the third is in Ancient Greek.
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Rosetta stone: Egyptians calling for its return from the British Museum

Chicago Sun-Times 30 Nov 2022
CAIRO — The debate over who owns ancient artifacts has been an increasing challenge to museums across Europe and America, and the spotlight has fallen on the most visited piece in the British Museum ... The first inscription is in classic hieroglyphics, the next is in a simplified hieroglyphic script known as Demotic, and the third is in Ancient Greek.
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Egyptians urge UK museum to return Rosetta Stone

Taipei Times 30 Nov 2022
AP, CAIRO. The debate over who owns ancient artifacts has been an increasing challenge to museums across Europe and the US, and the spotlight has fallen on the most visited piece in the British Museum ... hieroglyphic script known as Demotic, and the third is in Ancient Greek.
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‘If you see me, weep’: Hunger stones auguring drought in Europe

Al Jazeera 29 Nov 2022
Ancient hydrological measurements, like those on the Nile in Cairo beginning in 622, allow researchers to study historical drought and examine its correlation with global weather patterns like the North Atlantic Oscillation and El Niño–Southern Oscillations.

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