Golden mask of king tutankhamun
The golden burial mask of King Tutankhamun, one of ancient Egypt's most famous artifacts, is seen at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, capital of. Tutankhamun was only the age of nine when he became king of Egypt during the 18th dynasty of the New Kingdom (c. – B.C.E.). His story would have. The fabulous King Tut Mask was a death mask. Royal death masks or burial masks such as the fabulous death mask of Tutankhamun, the boy King Tut, were.