Last Update 22:37
Sunday, 16 December 2018
Mummies with anthropoid painted cartonnage have been unearthed in Dahshour Necropolis, about 40 kilometres south of the Giza Plateau
There are nine chandeliers in total, two of which have now been restored
The intact sarcophagus discovered earlier this month by a French mission has been opened revealing a mummy if a woman called Thuya
The tomb of the overseer of the mummification shrine has been unearthed in Luxor with its funerary collection
One of the inscriptions credits the creator God Atum as being responsible for the flood of the Nile, likely dating to the Late Period (664-332 BC)
A collection of 614 artefacts arrived safely at the Grand Egyptian Museum
The sarcophagus houses a mummy and dates back to the Ptolemaic era or the Late Period
The Khonda Aslabay mosque was put on Egypt’s Heritage List for Islamic Monuments in 1951
China's vice-president also visited Luxor and the Giza Plateau
Abu Simbel’s solar alignment this week coincided with the 50th anniversary of the salvage and relocation of its temples
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