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By:AFP

On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of the decipherment of hieroglyphs by Jean-François Champollion, and to celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Louvre-Lens Museum in Lens, northern France, is organizing a major exhibition “Champollion, La Voie des Hiéroglyphes” (Champollion, The way of the Hieroglyphs) dedicated to one of the most fascinating symbols of Egyptian civilization: the hieroglyphs.

A work titled “Stèle au nom de Dedou” (Stele in the name of Dedou) on display at the Louvre-Lens Museum in France. AFP
A work titled “Cercueil Momiforme” (Mummy Coffin) on display at the Louvre-Lens Museum in France. AFP
A work titled “La Déesse Sekhmet” (The Goddess Sekhmet) on display at the Louvre-Lens Museum in France. AFP
A work titled “La bague aux chevaux” (The horses ring) on display at the Louvre-Lens Museum in France. AFP
A work titled “Le passage de la Mer Rouge” (The crossing of the Red Sea) on display at the Louvre-Lens Museum in France. AFP
The sculpture “Le Scribe Accroupi” (Seated Scribe), a masterpiece of the 4th dynasty from ancient Egypt, on display at the Louvre-Lens Museum in France. AFP
A work titled “Fragment de stèle dédié à Osiris et aux divinités associées” (Stele fragment dedicated to Osiris and associated deities) on display at the Louvre-Lens Museum in France. AFP
A troop of funerary servant figures (shabits) in the name of Neferibreheb exhibited at the “Galerie du Temps” (Gallery of Time) at the Louvre-Lens Museum in Lens, northern France. AFP
People visit the “Galerie du Temps” (Gallery of Time) at the Louvre-Lens Museum in Lens, northern France. AFP
People visit the “Galerie du Temps” (Gallery of Time) at the Louvre-Lens Museum in Lens, northern France. AFP
People visit the “Galerie du Temps” (Gallery of Time) at the Louvre-Lens Museum in Lens, northern France. AFP
People visit the “Galerie du Temps” (Gallery of Time) at the Louvre-Lens Museum in Lens, northern France. AFP

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