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Who’s that guy? 2ooo years ago, this is the face of a man who lived in the Fayum Basin of Egypt. This portrait is part of the exquisite discoveries known as “The Fayum Mummy Portraits”. In 1887 a team of scientific explorers unearthed painted wooden panels that were placed on top of their mummies . It is suggested that these ancient portraits are as a technically crafted as that of the old masters—only 1,500 years before Rembrandt! This is a good thing to remember…we are all stardust. We are all connected. The very air we breathe today has been breathed by maybe this guy or Jesus or King Tut….