art & photography

Scarab Spring

A few photos at the Guardian highlight the Ashmolean Museum’s new Egyptian galleries, which will be opened next week. Featured above is the the mummy and coffin of a Theban priest called Djeddjehutyiuefankh – try saying that when you’re drunk. There’s another photo gallery at the BBC.

By Mark Newton

Born in 1981, live in the UK. I write about strange things.