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News

  • A cenotaph ("mahat chapel") of Mentuhotep II has bee discovered beneath a house at Abydos. Read more at the Luxor Times Magazine.
  • An entire lost city has been discovered near Rosetta in the Egyptian Delta. The city dates to the Roman period and was discovered with magnetomic surveying. Read more at Al Ahram.
  • Spanish archaeologists have discovered an intact tomb near Aswan, with nine mummies. Read more in the Luxor Times and in the Cairo Post
  • Three coffins dating from the Third Intermediate Period have been discovered at Saqqara, in the area of the Temple of Bastet (Bubastieion).