|The golden sarcophagus of King Tutankhamun, pictured, in his burial
in the Valley of the Kings, close to Luxor, south of Cairo.
Photograph: Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images
|One of the most mysterious and powerful women in ancient Egypt, |
Nefertiti, right, was queen alongside Pharaoh Akhenaten from 1353 to 1336 BC
Photograph: Ruggero Vanni/Corbis