Wednesday 15 August 2018
Contact US    |    Archive
.theguardian
1 months ago

A goldmine : mummies secrets uncovered in Egypt

Archaeologists find mummification workshop in the Saqqara necropolisDeep below the sands of the Saqqara necropolis, archaeologists have uncovered a unique discovery they say reveals the secrets of the ancient Egyptian mummies. A mummification workshop and adjoining burial shaft as well as five mummies, their bejewelled sarcophagi, figurines, and a gilded silver and onyx mummy mask were all unearthed at the site, which archeologists say provides a wealth of new knowledge about the mummification process.


Read on the original site


هذه الصفحة هي مجرد قاریء تلقائي للأخبار باستخدام خدمة الـ RSS و بأن نشر هذه الأخبار هنا لاتعني تأییدها علی الإطلاق.

The edit: Swim shorts

- .theguardian
Hashtags:   

goldmine

 | 

mummies

 | 

secrets

 | 

uncovered

 | 

Egypt

 | 
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)