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“The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: Eternal Life – Exploring Ancient Egypt” Exhibition
Eternal Life - Exploring Ancient Egypt through its mummies

Jointly presented by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department and The Trustees of the British Museum, the “Eternal Life – Exploring Ancient Egypt” Exhibition is one of the featured exhibitions of 2017/18 The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series, and solely sponsored by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust. With Egyptian funerary traditions and the pursuit of eternal life as its theme, the exhibition uses the latest technologies, such as 3D projection mapping, virtual reality and holograms, to take visitors back in time to experience life in ancient Egypt. Mark the date!

  • 2 June – 18 October 2017
  • Venue: Hong Kong Science Museum

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Model of a funerary boat, 12th Dynasty, about 1985-1795 BC, Provenance unknown, British Museum EA 9525
Canopic jars of Djedbastetiuefankh, 30th Dynasty, about 380-343 BC, Hawara, Egypt, British Museum EA 22377, 22375, 22374, 22376
Pair of child’s sandals, New Kingdom, about 1550-1069 BC, Thebes, Egypt, British Museum EA 26780
The mummy of Nestawedjat, 25th Dynasty, about 700-680 BC, Probably Thebes, Egypt, British Museum EA 22812b
The inner coffin of Nestawedjat, 25th Dynasty, about 700-680 BC, Probably Thebes, Egypt, British Museum EA 22812a
Visualisation of Nestawedjat
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