Web Site and Author
The Ancient Egypt Web Site has been created and is maintained by Simon Hayter. He is a member of EES, Manchester Ancient Egypt Society, and Egyptological Society of Ireland. Simon is an IT and Management Graduate and has also studied Egyptology (University of Manchester, KNH Centre for Biomedical Egyptology) and is an Archaeology graduate (University of Leicester).
This site is designed to share a passion for Ancient Egypt, archaeology and the Cistercian Order with other enthusiasts. Simon is always very interested to hear your comments and observations about this site - especially if there are parts that are difficult to use or are factually incorrect.
All images, unless otherwise stated, are copyright free for non-commercial use if an acknowledgment, including the author, the current year and this web site are included when they are used in any publication, document or web site.
"Hayter, S. 2015.
Signet ring, Electrum found on Sai Island (Pharaonic Cemetery), New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty,
www.ancient-egypt.co.uk (accessed 01-Apr-2015)".
The images are a small sample of the tens of thousands available. The digital images were taken with
Nikon cameras and, in most cases, are considerably larger than those included on the web site (typically up to
40+ Mbytes). If you would like originals or are searching for a specific picture please send an email containing as much information as possible and including the URL of the page containing the image.