Discovery of Tutankhamun

2023-11-04 Sat

On This Day in 1922, Howard Carter, a British Archaeologist discovered an 18th Century Dynasty Pharoah Tutankhamun.

He was an antepenultimate pharoah of the 18th Century Egyptian dynasty , his death marked the end of royal line.

Tutankhamun tomb is still considered to be one of the best-preserved pharoic #tomb to be found in the Valley of Kings till date.

Country: Egypt

Date of Issue: 26th April 1972

Emission: Commemorative

Perforation: 11½

Printing: Photogravure