A 106 year old Armenian woman sits in front of her home, guarding it with a rifle; in the village of Degh, near the border of Azerbaijan during the Armenian-Azerbaijani war over Nagorno-Karabakh that took place between 1988 and
1922: The discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb — in color
Howard Carter & Lord Carnarvon - The tomb of Tutankhamen was discovered by an Englishman named Howard Carter, and the expedition was financed by Lord Carnarvon. Tut's tomb is the most intact tomb ever found in the Valley of the Kings
October 1925 Carter and a worker examine the solid gold innermost sarcophagus. Image: Harry Burton (c) The Griffith Institute, Oxford. Colorized by Dynamichrome for the exhibition “The Discovery of King Tut” in New York.