The people of the Ancient Empire...The discovery of the tomb of Akhithotep, overlord of the Vth dynasty, in 1941 by Abdessalam Hussein, was and will forever remain one of the most spectacular discoveries in the history of Egyptology. Hassabollah Taieb recorded the moment for posterity modestly, as he considered the wooden figures to be his own ancestors.....TAIEB HASSABOLLAH/COLLECTION PATRICK CHAPUIS-PHILIPPE FLANDRIN
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The people of the Ancient Empire...The discovery of the tomb of Akhithotep, overlord of the Vth dynasty, in 1941 by Abdessalam Hussein, was and will forever remain one of the most spectacular discoveries in the history of Egyptology. Hassabollah Taieb recorded the moment for posterity modestly, as he considered the wooden figures to be his own ancestors.....TAIEB HASSABOLLAH/COLLECTION PATRICK CHAPUIS-PHILIPPE FLANDRIN

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