The Library of Celsus in Ephesus was built in 117 A.D as a tomb for Gaius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus, the governor of the province of Asia. The capacity of the library was more than 12,000 scrolls. It was the third richest library in ancient times after the ones in Alexandria and Pergamum.The Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Izmir Province, Turkey (by ozmen70).
The tomb of Princess Elizabeth Stuart, daughter of King Charles I of England, Scotland & Ireland. She died at age 14 in 1650, a prisoner of Cromwell's government, and was buried with no memorial until Queen Victoria discovered her and commissioned this graceful effigy. Her head rests on an open Bible--a Bible had been her father's last gift to her, right before his execution.
"Can you see anything?" "Yes, wonderful things!" Howard Carter was the1st person to look into King Tut's tomb. (1923) In the Valley of the Kings, Egypt. NOTE: The man who funded the expedition was Lord Carnarvon, the original owner of the estate seen in the TV drama Downton Abbey, who died shortly after the tomb was opened.