New Kingdom of Egypt
The New Kingdom (c. 1570- c.1069 BCE is the era in Egyptian history following the disunity of the Second Intermediate Period...
The world’s longest river, located in Egypt, the Nile flows 4,132 miles (6,650 kilometres) northward...
The Nile Delta as seen from orbit.
Novelist Dr Roger Kenworthy on the 'Memoirs of Nathanial Kenworthy
Jade Koekoe, Blog Editor of Ancient History Encyclopedia (AHE), recently spoke with novelist Dr. Roger Kenworthy...
Objects from Tomb of Thutmose IV
Objects from the tomb of Thutmose IV, 14th century BCE, including amulets in the form of the ankh, symbol of life or everlasting...
Old Kingdom Egypt
Ancient Egyptian society, dynasties and creation myths during the Old Kingdom period.
Old Kingdom of Egypt
The Old Kingdom of Egypt (c. 2613-2181 BCE) is also known as the 'Age of the Pyramids' or 'Age of the Pyramid Builders'...
Flat, ornamental axe-head with original wooden haft and black leather binding. It is certainly non-functional. From Thebes...
Small statue of Osiris. Staatliches Museum Ägyptischer Kunst (State Museum of Egyptian Art), Munich.
Pets in Ancient Egypt
The ancient Egyptians kept animals as pets ranging from domesticated dogs and cats to baboons, monkeys, fish, gazelles...