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More than 1,300 items from our significant Egyptology collection. The full collection is one of the largest in the UK with 16,000 items spanning from the Prehistoric (c.5300 BC) to the end of the Byzantine Period (642 AD).
It seemed no coincidence that the sun shone bright on the day that we moved our statues of the Egyptian goddess Sekhmet, daughter of sun god Ra, from World Museum’s atrium to their new home in our Ancient Egypt: A journey through time gallery.
Start date: 1905
End date: 1905
Description: Egypt Exploration Fund excavations directed by Flinders Petrie in 1905 at Serabit-el-Khadim, a source of copper and malachite in the Sinai peninsula.
For more details see this link: http://www.digitalegypt.ucl.ac.uk/sinai/index.html
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