Category: egypt

March 13, 1862 – Trajan’s Kiosk at ancient Phi…

March 13, 1862 – Trajan’s Kiosk at ancient Philae in Egypt, photographed by Francis Bedford.

(Royal Collection Trust)

March 5, 1862: The Prince of Wales and his ent…

March 5, 1862: The Prince of Wales and his entourage on camels  in front of the great pyramids of Giza in Egypt. Photo by Francis Bedford. The Prince of Wales in this case is the future King Edward VII.

(Royal Collection Trust)

TODAY IN HISTORY: The great pyramids of Giza, …

TODAY IN HISTORY: The great pyramids of Giza, Egypt, March 5, 1862, photo by Francis Bedford.

(Royal Collection Trust)

Climbing up the Great Pyramid at Giza, Egypt, …

Climbing up the Great Pyramid at Giza, Egypt, 19th century, photo by the Bonfils studio. (Library of Congress)

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The Gemini 12 space capsule passes over the Red Sea and Nile River Valley on November 14, 1966. (NASA)

Portrait of an Egyptian mummy, 1881, by Emil B…

Portrait of an Egyptian mummy, 1881, by Emil Brugsch-Bey.

(New York Public Library)

Coffin and Mummy Board of Pa-seba-khai-en-ipet…

Coffin and Mummy Board of Pa-seba-khai-en-ipet. Thebes, Egypt. Third Intermediate Period, circa 1070–945 B.C.E. Wood, painted, (Brooklyn Museum)

Luxor Temple in Egypt.

Luxor Temple in Egypt.

Cairo, Egypt, 1959. Photo by Eliot Elisofon. (…

Cairo, Egypt, 1959. Photo by Eliot Elisofon. (Smithsonian)

The 590-foot-high Cairo Tower on Jazīrat az Is…

The 590-foot-high Cairo Tower on Jazīrat az Island, Cairo, Egypt, 1965, photographed by Eliot Elisofon.