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Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/24/2022 6:09:33 PM
An Egyptian archaeological mission has unearthed a new part of the Quweisna necropolis in Menoufiya governorate that is replete in mummies with golden tongues.

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
8/2/2022 9:07:00 PM
The remains of a mudbrick structure believed to be one of four lost Temples of the Sun have been uncovered in the Abusir Necropolis

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
5/30/2022 4:05:00 PM
An Egyptian archaeological mission in the Bubastian Cemetery at the Saqqara Necropolis unearthed a collection of 250 wooden painted coffins and the biggest ever bronze cachette containing a collection of 150 bronze statues of ancient Egyptian deities of different sizes.

Multimedia - In Pictures
5/30/2022 1:08:02 PM

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
3/17/2022 12:56:07 PM
Five tombs from the Old Kingdom and First Intermediate eras were recently uncovered during excavations carried out on the northeastern side of King Merenre Pyramid in Saqqara necropolis.

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
10/30/2021 10:30:24 PM
An archaeological mission from Cairo University uncovered the tomb of Ptah-M-Wia, head of the treasury during the reign of King Ramses II, during excavation work at the Saqqara necropolis, a statement by the Egyptian Tourism Ministry said on Saturday.

Antiquities -
5/11/2021 5:59:34 PM
It is expected that more graves will be uncovered before the project is completed

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
3/2/2021 9:10:00 AM
The monumental Al-Hawawish Necropolis and Athribis Temple in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Sohag have been officially inaugurated after development work

Opinion -
2/23/2021 8:32:36 PM
Mutual knowledge-transfer at eye level helps German-Egyptian research teams achieve more comprehensive results and benefit from each other’s skills, writes Cyrill Jean Nunn

Egypt - Politics
2/11/2021 9:49:28 PM
The visit comes upon an invitation from the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities as part of the country's plan to promote the tourism sector

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
1/29/2021 10:48:58 PM
The team succeeded in revealing 16 catacombes, inside the big necropolis that was previously discovered, where mummies were covered with a layer of cartonnage bearing gold and others had golden tongues.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
1/22/2021 1:59:00 PM
Spectacular new discoveries at the Saqqara Necropolis outside Cairo this week have revealed more of its secrets and rewritten much of its history

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
1/16/2021 3:43:22 PM
'The discoveries will rewrite Saqqara's history during the New Kingdom,' renowned Egyptologist Zahi Hawass said

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
12/14/2020 5:30:23 PM
The mission has discovered burial shafts with coffins and several artefacts from the New Kingdom

Travel - News
12/12/2020 4:04:08 PM
The Luxor Museum houses about 3,000 prehistoric artefacts and objects showing the glory of Thebes

Al-Ahram Weekly - Heritage
11/17/2020 9:47:20 PM
A hundred intact, sealed, and painted ancient Egyptian coffins were unveiled at the Saqqara Necropolis this week,

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/15/2020 4:48:03 PM
The unearthing of 100 intact coffins from the 26th Dynasty is the latest in a series of recent discoveries in the Saqqara area

Antiquities - Ancient Egypt
11/14/2020 2:30:53 PM
'We have discovered only one percent of the antiquities buried in the Saqqara Necropolis,' Antiquities Minister El-Enany said, pointing out that many other discoveries will follow

Al-Ahram Weekly - Egypt
10/20/2020 9:24:13 PM
A further batch of dozens of sealed and intact coffins has been unearthed at the Saqqara Necropolis outside Cairo, reports Nevine El-Aref

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