grandegyptianmuseum: A scene painted on the s…

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A scene painted on the side of a casket of Tutankhamun depicting a battle against the Nubians. This detail shows wounded or dead Nubian soldiers and horses jumbled together in a scene of chaos. Tomb of Tutankhamun (KV62). New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, ca. 1332-1323 BC. Valley of the Kings, West Thebes. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.