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  Topic: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
Montuhotep88

Replies: 99
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PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:08 pm   Subject: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
The part that bothers me is the "context" you are citing appears to be within the various English translations of the Book of the Dead and other texts, and that is mighty thin ice to skate u ...
  Topic: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
Montuhotep88

Replies: 99
Views: 2072

PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Tue Dec 24, 2019 4:49 pm   Subject: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
No we don't have the ability to edit our own posts-- only moderators can.
  Topic: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
Montuhotep88

Replies: 99
Views: 2072

PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Tue Dec 24, 2019 2:51 pm   Subject: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
And, as a general side-comment, we should not read anything into the apparent similarity of 'saH' and 'sAH' in transliteration. Different semi-vowel in the middle... would be something like trying t ...
  Topic: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
Montuhotep88

Replies: 99
Views: 2072

PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Fri Dec 20, 2019 2:53 pm   Subject: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
There is nothing to answer.
I explained my position and reservation.
There's nothing to avoid.


Final time I'm going to take you seriously enough to ask: What would have been the motive for th ...
  Topic: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
Montuhotep88

Replies: 99
Views: 2072

PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Thu Dec 19, 2019 9:57 pm   Subject: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
First, I'm not "starting". The find is from study that has taken over five years. It's not pulled out of air.

But you did start with the assumption that it's not the real Tut, didn't you? ...
  Topic: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
Montuhotep88

Replies: 99
Views: 2072

PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Thu Dec 19, 2019 4:40 pm   Subject: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
All I know with certainty (for myself from my findings) is that the KV62 mummy is a decoy.

You are starting from that assumption and building the rest of your house of cards on that (non-)foundatio ...
  Topic: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
Montuhotep88

Replies: 99
Views: 2072

PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:56 pm   Subject: KV62 West Wall Niche Question
Even more than that... the Egyptians had no intention of rediscovery 3,400 years later. The only ones they could have been attempting to "fool' would have been the gods of the afterworld... and ...
  Topic: Voids in the Great Pyramid confirmed
Montuhotep88

Replies: 8
Views: 436

PostForum: Pyramids, Tombs, & Monuments   Posted: Fri Nov 29, 2019 2:07 pm   Subject: Voids in the Great Pyramid confirmed
My money's on empty spaces, and the puzzle will be trying to figure out why they exist. But we shall see!
  Topic: Translation help -- original of German text
Montuhotep88

Replies: 3
Views: 559

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:55 pm   Subject: Translation help -- original of German text
Ahem. *Herakleopolis.
  Topic: Translation help -- original of German text
Montuhotep88

Replies: 3
Views: 559

PostForum: Art and Literature   Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:00 pm   Subject: Translation help -- original of German text
Reference:

Schenkel, Wolfgang. Ägyotologische Abhandlungen Band 12: Memphis, Kerakleopolis, Theben: Die Epigraphischen Zeugnisse der 7.-11. Dynastie Ägyptens.

Teil II, seite 70 (der Grab des ...
  Topic: new arrival
Montuhotep88

Replies: 2
Views: 335

PostForum: Say Hello   Posted: Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:29 pm   Subject: new arrival
Hello and welcome!

Activity on the board isn't quite as rapid/frequent as it used to be, but people still stop by and check in... I'm a hobbyist/dabbler myself, with a strong interest in the lang ...
  Topic: Bread Made With 4,500-Year-Old Egyptian Yeast
Montuhotep88

Replies: 2
Views: 473

PostForum: Miscellaneous   Posted: Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:04 pm   Subject: Bread Made With 4,500-Year-Old Egyptian Yeast
Reminds me of a few years ago, when the Ohio Historical Center hosted a mini-seminar on Egypt. The centerpiece was the facial reconstruction of a mummy that has been in the Center's possession for so ...
  Topic: What happened to Pharaoh's lesser wives when he died?
Montuhotep88

Replies: 5
Views: 987

PostForum: Pharaohs and Queens   Posted: Tue Sep 03, 2019 1:38 pm   Subject: What happened to Pharaoh's lesser wives when he died?
My impression is that "wives"... or, as I would suggest, perhaps "the king's female courtiers"... continued to live in the household, though not necessarily in the immediate vicini ...
  Topic: Just noticed something...
Montuhotep88

Replies: 2
Views: 560

PostForum: Books   Posted: Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:03 pm   Subject: Just noticed something...
1985, I'm sure. The font looks like "typewriter." Laughing
  Topic: Just noticed something...
Montuhotep88

Replies: 2
Views: 560

PostForum: Books   Posted: Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:04 pm   Subject: Just noticed something...
The copy of William J. Murnane's The Road to Kadesh I purchased a few weeks ago has a handwritten note on the front endpaper:

I hope this one is readable!
Love,
Bill


Wonder if "Bill&quo ...
 
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