Thursday, February 18, 2010

King Tut's face revealed

King Tut's face was bared to the public Sunday, the first time the iconic pharaoh has been displayed since he was buried in a golden tomb around 1323 B.C.

The mummified body of the Egyptian boy king, just 19 when he died, was removed from its sarcophagus and moved to a climate-controlled case to prevent deterioration.


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