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Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
3/3/2024 8:10:25 PM
A 26-dynasty sarcophagus uncovered at a university hospital construction site in the Delta town of Banha is on its way to being restored at the Qalyoubiya archaeological site after undergoing rescue excavation, Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA) announced on Sunday.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
5/23/2023 6:52:42 PM
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities denied sending any ancient sarcophagus — a coffin, most commonly carved in stone — lids to Israel for examination amid a social media controversy over the alleged act.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/4/2023 2:55:26 PM
The sarcophagus of Pharaoh Ramses II arrived in Paris and was unveiled on Monday before it will be displayed in the French capital for the first time in nearly 50 years.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
1/13/2023 3:29:44 PM
The sarcophagus of ancient Egyptian pharaoh Ramses II is to return to Paris in April for the first time in almost 50 years, in a rare loan of the relic outside Egypt.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
9/19/2022 3:54:31 PM
To the south of the causeway of King Unas in Saqqara necropolis, the archaeological mission of the Faculty of Archaeology, Cairo University, headed by Ola El-Aguizy, stumbled upon the sarcophagus of Ptahemwia from the reign of King Ramses II, whose tomb was discovered last year in Saqqara.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
2/8/2022 9:11:30 PM
Zahi Hawass reports on work to restore the Step Pyramid of Djoser and the discovery of his sarcophagus

Opinion -
3/4/2021 11:20:00 PM
It is very rare to discover an intact ancient Egyptian tomb, but this took place in 1998 with the discovery of the tomb of the ancient Egyptian priest Iufaa at Abusir

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/5/2020 5:53:14 PM
In 2018, Egypt was able to recover 195 artefacts and 21, 660 coins that were illegally smuggled to Italy

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/12/2020 5:29:21 PM
The sarcophagus of Djehuty Imhotep, a 26th Dynasty high priest of the god Djehuty, contained a collection of amulets and scarab figurines of different shapes and sizes

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/11/2019 3:28:12 PM
The lid is currently resting next to the sarcophagus inside the tomb

Egypt - Politics
10/5/2019 5:16:01 PM

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/8/2019 5:44:38 PM

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
4/1/2019 2:42:31 PM
The discovery was made at Quweisna quarries

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/24/2018 1:35:40 PM
The intact sarcophagus discovered earlier this month by a French mission has been opened revealing a mummy if a woman called Thuya

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/30/2018 10:09:32 AM
The sarcophagus houses a mummy and dates back to the Ptolemaic era or the Late Period

Egypt - Politics
10/8/2018 7:04:51 PM

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
9/18/2018 2:05:12 PM
A Late Period sandstone anthropoid sarcophagus with mummy uncovered near Al-Aga Khan mausoleum in the Upper Egyptian historic city

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
9/13/2018 1:53:57 PM
A collection of 71 artefacts were transferred to the Grand Egyptian Museum in preparation for its opening in 2020

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
8/19/2018 2:17:14 PM
Intricate gold panels were also found alongside the three skeletons

Egypt - Politics
7/22/2018 3:08:17 PM

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