‘Carrying Water by the House of Eternity’ or Again about Djehutihotep’s tomb painting of “earliest water lubrication”

This famous Ancient Egyptian painting on Pharaoh (more accurately, Nomarch) Djehutihotep’s tomb (c. 1880 BCE) entered many tribology textbooks as possible evidence of the use of lubrication in Ancient Egypt. Engineers are quite enthusiastic, although Egyptologists are much more skeptical…. Read More