Pair of Golden Sandals of Tutankhamun

Pair of Golden Sandals of Tutankhamun

The last stage of the embalming was the bandaging. Each finger and toe was individually wrapped, then each limb, and finally the whole body. Too many ointments poured on Tutankhamun’s mummy caused severe damage to …

Sandals of King Tutankhamun

Sandals of King Tutankhamun

The ancient Egyptians usually went barefoot, but on some occasions kings wore very elaborately decorated sandals. Some sandals were made of gold. The sandals were tied with two thongs and their tips pointed upward. This …