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Cairo Museum [electronic resource]

National Geographic Television & Film
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
The Egyptian Museum in Cairo is a world-renowned cultural center filled with some of the ancient world's most precious artifacts-including the famed burial mask of King Tutankhamun and the Royal Mummies of Luxor. The museum's collection is so large that it has traditionally shown only half of its holdings at any one time. This program documents an expanded presentation that enables viewers to study and appreciate the museum's vast inventory. The result is a highly effective visual aid for instruction in archaeology, Egyptian history, art history, and other disciplines.
Release Date
2010
Run Time
27 min.
Language
English
Rating
11 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Jan. 12, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • Relics and Artifacts of the Pharoahs (1:17)
  • Treasures of the Egyptian Museum (1:09)
  • Cache of Artifacts (1:06)
  • Museum Basement Treasures (1:38)
  • Valley of the Kings (1:44)
  • Cache of Mummies and Artifacts (1:51)
  • Royal Mummies of Luxor (1:03)
  • Centennial Celebration (1:31)
  • Egyptian Treasures (1:15)
  • Tomb of High Priest (0:58)
  • Statue of High Priest (1:41)
  • Preservation of Artifacts (1:09)
  • Discovery of Queen's Tomb (1:47)
  • Preservation of Queen's Tomb (1:00)
  • Queen's Throne (0:55)
  • Sarcophagi for Rodents (1:10)
  • King Tut's Treasures (2:00)
  • Ancient Temple Atmosphere (1:14)
  • Museum Centennial Celebration (1:19)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c2003.
Publisher no.
40745 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (27 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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