The Undesired Tomb Dwellers in Egypt

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Graffitti done by Giovanni Battista Belzoni -- Italian showman, engineer and explorer of Egyptian antiquities at the Ramesseum. The British Consul General, Henry Salt, engaged Belzoni to travel to Thebes to remove the colossal stone head of Rameses II (The Young Memnon) to be delivered to the British Museum using the hydraulic machine Belzoni had invented. Qurna, Luxor, Egypt..Photo: Eduardo Martino