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Ahmed Abdrabou

Grand Egyptian Museum, Conservation Center, Ministry of Antiquities
Conservator, Wood Laboratory
Ahmed Abdrabou is conservator at the Wood Laboratory, Grand Egyptian Museum, Conservation Centre (GEM.CC), Ministry of Antiquities, Egypt. Ahmed carried out several treatments on many museum objects, in particular the collection of King Tutankhamun. He is currently the head of documentation team for the joint Conservation Project between the Grand Egyptian museum and Japanese conservation team (GEM-JC Project) and also currently responsible for the identification of the botanical wood species used in the 2nd boat of King Khufu. Ahmed does research in archaeometry, conservation of artifacts. Their current project is 'transporting and conservation of Tutankhamun chariots and ritual beds from Egyptian museum to the Grand Egyptian museum.'