Thursday, 18 August 2016

Ancient Egyptian Prince Was The World's First Archaeologist

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Prince Khaemwaset was the fourth and best known son of Ramesses II. His contributions to Egyptian society were remembered for centuries after his death. Khaemweset has been described as 'the first Egyptologist' due to his efforts in identifying and restoring historic buildings, tombs and temples.

(via Miss Cellania)

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