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Sunday, 09 May 2021
The opening of the Bent Pyramid of the Pharaoh Sneferu to the public for the first time and a new discovery in Dahshour were top archaeological events this week
After restoration work is complete, the coffin will be displayed along with two others of the king at the Grand Egyptian Museum
The Senefru Bent Pyramid is now open to the public for the first time ever
The inauguration of Khond Aslabay mosque and Lahun pyramid as well as the announcement of a new discovery are the major events in Fayoum on Friday.
The path was developed by the Archaeological Centre of the Italian Cultural Institute in Cairo in collaboration with the Egyptian Museum and the Museo Tattile Statale Omero in Ancona
Debate has arisen around whether the newly restored colossus of Ramses II at Luxor Temple has been placed in the correct location and has the right body position to accord to the original temple layout
'It is the biggest 'saff' tomb to be ever discovered in the Theban necropolis,' said a senior official
The tomb of a Fifth Dynasty nobleman named Khuwy in Saqqara was discovered earlier this month
The mission discovered the name of the queen who the pyramid complex belonged to
The discovery was made at Quweisna quarries
Paris joined in the fascination with the treasures of the ancient Egyptian boy-king Tutankhamun last weekend with the opening of a major exhibition in the French capital
'The new discovery will change, for the first time, the plan of the temple more than 160 years since its discovery,' said the secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities
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