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3000-year-old Pharaoh Ramses II Statue Found Buried In Cairo Slum
Archaeologists from Egypt and Germany have found a massive 26ft (8 meters) statue submerged in ground water in a Cairo slum. Researchers say it probably depicts revered Pharaoh Ramses II, who ruled Egypt more than 3,000 years ago. The discovery, hailed by the Antiquities Ministry as one of the most ...  More
Mar. 11, 2017
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3200-year-old Egyptian Mummy Discovered In Brightly Painted Coffin
Spanish archaeologists have discovered a millennia-old mummy in "very good condition" near the southern Egyptian town of Luxor, the antiquities ministry said. The find was in a tomb probably dating from between 1075-664 BC on the west bank of the Nile river, 700kms south of Cairo, a statement said. ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017