Friday, June 03, 2016

Pharoah Tutankhamen had a meteoritic dagger ..

Pharoah Tutankhamen of the 18th dynasty in Egypt from 1332-1323 BC was perhaps the first person on planet earth to have such a valuable and unique antique, a dagger .. 

The uniqueness lies in the fact that it is a dagger made of superior iron from a meteoritic rock ..

The casing and handle of this dagger is made of gold. Inset pic is of King Tut's famous golden facemask.

Here is an earlier writing on King Tutankhamen and his burial chamber with his mummified body ..


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