Glenn Janes was born on Wiltshire, England in 1954 and was educated at
Marlborough Grammar School and North East Essex Technical College and School of
Art. A professional musician, his interest in Ancient Egypt dates back to the
’s Tutankhamen Exhibition of 1972.
He studied Egyptology at the University of Manchester and has made shabtis his
speciality since then, visiting museums all over the world and meeting leading
scholars in the subject.
Glenn Janes is a member of the Egypt Exploration Society.