Scientific tests have revealed that the fragment of writing known as the Gospel of Jesus's Wife was written between the 6th and 9th century AD, ruling out the possibility that it is a modern-day forgery
The University of Southampton and FutureLearn are teaming up to offer a six-week online course on the 'Archaeology of Portus: exploring the lost harbour of ancient Rome'. The massive open online course, which is freely open to anyone interested in the topic, begins on May 19th.
I argue in my thesis that the most vivid example of Egypt’s sway can be seen in the areas of religion and philosophy. These areas of influence manifest in three ways Hellenistic/Egyptian Paganism, Christianity/Judaism, and Philosophy.
The empresses have hardly featured in studies on the relationship between the emperor and his army or on the system of patronage in military context. This seems astonishing considering the evident visual presence of the princesses and empresses in military settings since early imperial times.
Archaeologists working at the southern Egyptian site of Abydos have discovered the tomb of a previously unknown pharaoh: Woseribre Senebkay—and the first material proof of a forgotten Abydos Dynasty, ca 1650–1600 BC.