Articles and Reports

Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV)
Amarna PrincessTutankhamun's burial jewellery
Brothers Khnum-Nakht & Nekht-Ankh
Stirling - Castle, town, Pyramid
Sir Ralph Abercromby
Aswan, dam and quarrying
Has Akhenaten's body been found..?
Pyramid in Liverpool
Deir el Medina, workers village
Deir el Medina, documents from village
Deir el Medina, temple of Hathor
Herishef, temple at Heracleopolis
Tomb of Meketre, western Thebes
Ancient Egypt Study Reports
Evolution of Funerary Architecture
Egyptian Religious Art
What is a temple..?
Akhenaten, the-Aten, and Atenism
Egypt’s relationships with Libya and the ‘Sea Peoples’ during the New Kingdom
Historical context of the Stelae excavated by William Bankes within the Northern Temple of Isis at Buhen

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 has a BA (Hons) and MA in Archaeology (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.

Copyright Information
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. For example:

"Hayter, S. 2022. Signet ring, Electrum found on Sai Island (Pharaonic Cemetery), New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, (accessed 01-Apr-2022)".

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.

Web Sites
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Sackler Library
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Certificate of Continuing Education in Egyptology. This four year, part-time course provides opportunity for serious academic study of the history and civilization of Ancient Egypt from c.3100 BC to the Arab Conquest, together with a grounding in Middle Egyptian Hieroglyphs. The programme is in partnership with Manchester University's KNH Centre for Biomedical Egyptology.

The University of Leicester is the world leader in the provision of distance learning courses in archaeology - we've been doing it successfully for more than a decade. That means we fully understand the specific needs of distance learning students wherever they are based. Importantly though, the qualifications you end up with are recognized throughout the world as reaching exactly the same standard, whichever route you choose. Distance study of Archaeology and Ancient History is available from all levels, from introductory to postgraduate. This includes our wide range of modules all available for part-time study at a distance.

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