Definitions for Egyptologist
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an archeologist who specializes in Egyptology
A person; one who is skilled in or professes or practices Egyptology.
Origin: Egyptolog(y) + -ist
one skilled in the antiquities of Egypt; a student of Egyptology
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The museum, founded in 1824, is filled with treasures found in digs commissioned by Savoy kings and completed with the finds of Italian Egyptologist Ernesto Schiaparelli. The vast holdings include a captivating statue of Ramses II, one of the world's most important papyrus collections and nearly the entire contents of an architect's tomb dating back well over 3,000 years. The large-scale renovations nearly doubled the space, allowing many artifacts to be taken out of storage and a more complete and modern exposition of those already on display. The museum remained open during the years of work, rotating closures of wings. `' It is a very important improvement from an archaeological and Egyptological point of view.
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