Dendra: Chamber Tomb 12
Chamber Tomb 12 at the site of Dendra, is most famous as being the tomb from where the Dendra Panoply came from, and...
Dressing Queen Puabi
In this video, the Penn Museum exhibit team, Conservator Lynn Grant, and Near East Section Keeper Katy Blanchard assemble...
Etruscan Tomb Paintings
The Etruscans flourished in central Italy from the 8th to 3rd century BCE, and one of their greatest legacies is the beautifully...
Etruscan Tombs, Volsinii
Etruscan tombs at Volsinii (Orvieto). 6th-5th century BCE. Many of the tombs have an inscription above the single doorway indicating...
Gilgamesh is the semi-mythic King of Uruk best known from The Epic of Gilgamesh (written c. 2150-1400 BCE) the great Sumerian/Babylonian...
Grave Circle A, Mycenae
The royal grave circle within the walls of Mycenae (1600 BCE). It was in the shaft graves here that Heinrich Schliemann discovered...
Grave stele of Hegeso, c. 410 B.C.E.
More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=YUzsxLi43gE Grave stele of Hegeso, c. 410 B.C.E., marble and paint...
A BRIEF HISTORY OF ANCIENT EGYPTIAN TOMBS Introduction The history of Pharonic Egypt spans nearly 3 millennia, starting...
The Inca civilization of Peru, as with many other ancient Andean cultures, mummified many of their dead and buried them...
Interior Ceiling, Tholos of Mycenae
The interior ceiling of the 'Treasury of Atreus', tholos tomb (1450 BCE), Mycenae.