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Inlaid Pectoral Spelling out the Name of the King, from the exhibition "Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs"
Photo courtesy Andreas F. Voegelin, Antikenmuseum Basel and Sammlung Ludwig
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MY TIME WITH TUT
by N.F. Karlins



"Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs," now on view in Manhattan until Jan. 2, 2011, has unleashed rampant Tut-mania in New York, just like it did at the exhibitionís previous seven stops. This is last venue for this touring blockbuster. A selection of about 50 pieces unearthed from the tomb of King Tut (ca. 1343 BC-1333 BC) is being shown with about 80 more items from the 18th Dynasty in Egypt.

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