Daughter of Amenophis IV or Akhenaten Egyptian, limestone/ red paint. “ This female head has an elongated skull, and is probably a child of Amenhotep IV/Akhenaten BCE). The eye is hollow for inlaying. The piece is broken.
Scientists have now identified Mummy as being that of Tutankhamun's mother, her name is unknown. She was his father Akhenaten's sister. That means Tutankhamun's parents were brother and sister. No wonder he died young.
Incan skulls showing evidence of practiced brain surgery. The Incan people practiced brain surgery, in which a piece was chipped out of the skull, part of the brain removed, and the hole covered by metal beaten flat. Photo courtesy & taken by Thomas Quine
The Papyrus Ebers, the single greatest medical text of ancient times, gives 600 prescriptions for every known ailment of the time, and beer is an ingredient in 118 of them. (Tomb model of woman brewing beer in ancient Egypt.