King Tutankhamun's Dagger Was 'Other Worldly' in Quality - CDA News

King Tutankhamun, one of Egypt's most famous pharaohs, was buried with a fortune in gold, jewels, and other artifacts, with even his dagger being “other worldly both in its place of origin and also in its quality and craftsmanship.” According to AOL ...

Was King Tut's Legendary Dagger Actually Made From a Meteorite? - artnet News

The funerary mask of King Tutankhamun at the Cairo Museum, Egypt. Photo: Tim Graham, courtesy Getty Images. The legend of King Tut has lost some of its shine in recent years: The fabled boy king, it turns out, was probably born with the misshapen ...

Tutankhamun's Meteorite Blade - Universe Today

The spread of metallurgy in different civilizations is a keen point of interest for historians and archaeologists. It helps chart the rise and fall of different cultures. There are even names for the different ages corresponding to increasingly ...

King Tut's dagger came from outer space - New York Post

The iron in the dagger blade belonging to the ancient Egyptian King Tutankhamun is thought to be of meteoric origin. University of Pisa. King Tut's dagger was out of this world! The dagger — buried alongside the pharaoh — was made with iron from a ...

King Tut May Have Carried Around a Meteor-Forged Dagger - Astronomy Magazine

Tutankhamun, the famous pharoah of Egypt who died at the age of 19 after a 10 year reign, may have owned, and been buried with, a dagger made of a meteorite. According to a new study published in The Meteoritical Society on March 29th, 2016, ...

King Tut's dagger made from an ancient meteorite - Science Magazine

A dagger found in the folds of King Tutankhamun's wrappings was made of metals from an ancient meteorite, The New York Times reports. Scientists analyzing the blade—decorated with a crystal and gold handle and housed in a golden sheath—found that ...

King Tut Was Buried with a Space Dagger - Nerdist

While the ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Tutankhamun's rise to fame might be called meteoric, an item in King Tut's tomb could literally be described that way. The story of the boy king has been a captivating one ever since Howard Carter's 1922 discovery of ...

Out of This World: Scientists Reveal Origin of Tutankhamun's Dagger - Sputnik International

The 3,300 year old dagger that Tutankhamun was buried with was made of meteorite, according to a new analysis of the blade by scientists from Egypt and Italy. Nefertiti bust. © AP Photo/ Michael Sohn. Lost Queen Nefertiti Buried in Her Son Tutankhamun ...