Valley of the Kings By:Elizabeth Wagar
What is valley of the kings? • It was a place where the Pharaohs, Royals, priests, and nobles were buried • Valley of the kings was used from 1550-1100 B.C. • Another name for Valley of the Kings is “Great Noble Necropolis of Million of Years of the Kings”
Where was Valley of the Kings located? • ItwaslocatedwestofThebes
How was king tut discovered? • A archaeologist from Britain named Howard Carter discovered King Tut’s Tomb in 1922 • Carter discovered the entrance to King Tut’s tomb when he looked under the debris from another dig in Egypt
Diagram of king tuts tomb • Here is a Diagram of King Tut’s tomb
What was some of the things mummies had buried with them? • Amulets were usually buried around the mummy • Shawabits were small mummy statues that were placed in the tomb for the deceased
Works cited • Wilkinson, Richard H. "Valley of the Kings." World Book Student. World Book, 2013. Web. 17 Nov. 2013 • The Ancient Egypt Site." The Ancient Egypt Site. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Nov. 2013 • Handwerk, Brian. "Valley of the Kings-Gateway to Afterlife Provides Window on the Past." National Geographic. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Nov. 2013.
More works Cited • Lesko, Leonard H. "Tutankhamun." World Book Student. World Book, 2013. Web. 17 Nov. 2013. • Booth, Charlotte. Ancient Egypt: Thebes and the Nile Valley. N.p.: n.p., n.d. Print • A Step by Step Guide to Egyptian Mummification." A Step by Step Guide to Egyptian Mummification. N.p., n.d. Web. 17 Nov. 2013
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