'This is an important discovery:' Eight mummies unearthed from 3500-year-old tomb - National Post

Eight mummies, ten intricately painted sarcophagi and over a 1,000 small figurines were among the spoils discovered in the Draa Abul Nagaa necropolis, located in the Valley of the Kings, the Egyptian government announced Tuesday. “It was a surprise how ...

Mummies, Priceless Artifacts Unearthed in 3500-Year-Old Egyptian Tomb - Nature World News

More of Egypt's colorful ancient tombs revealed in a dig that unearths a haul of eight mummies, 10 sacrophagi and over a thousand funeral figures. (Photo : Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images). An Egyptian dig yielded a spectacular haul from an ...

Ancient Egyptian tomb discovered near Luxor - Press TV

Egyptian archaeologists have unveiled a fleet of relics, which can tell you endless tales of the world's earliest civilizations. More than 1,000 statues as well as 10 adorned stone coffins and mummies were uncovered in an ancient nobleman's tomb ...

Egypt unearths 8 mummies in 3500-year-old tombs - Four States Homepage

CNN - An Egyptian archaeological mission found the tombs in the Draa Abul Nagaa necropolis near Luxor in southern Egypt. The main T-shaped tomb belonged to a city judge named Userhat and is typical of New Kingdom noblemen tombs, the ministry said ...

Mummies unearthed from 3500-year-old tomb in Egypt - TRT World

Archaeologists find mummies, caskets and skulls among the latest treasures in the tomb of a city judge close to the city of Luxor near the fabled Valley of Kings, authorities say. Photo by: Reuters. The finding is a latest in series of discoveries that ...

Photos: Mummies and Figurines Discovered in Ancient Cemetery at Luxor - Live Science

Owen Jarus writes about archaeology and all things about humans' past for Live Science. Owen has a bachelor of arts degree from the University of Toronto and a journalism degree from Ryerson University. He enjoys reading about new research and is ...

Egypt: 3500-year-old Tomb Discovered with Several Mummies - The North Africa Post

Archaeologists in Egypt last weekend discovered a 3,500-year-old tomb of a nobleman with several mummies, 10 sarcophagi and more than 1,000 statues near the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor. According to Egypt's antiquities ministry, the 18th ...

Archaeologists discover 3500-year-old tombs in Egypt - Bismarck Tribune

CAIRO — Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered more than 1,000 statues and 10 sarcophagi in an ancient noble's tomb on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor. The Antiquities Ministry said Tuesday that the tomb was built for a judge during the New ...

Secrets of 3500-year-old Egyptian tomb revealed - CBBC Newsround

Egyptian archaeologists say they've entered an ancient tomb dating back three-thousand-five-hundred years. People knew about the tomb in the early 20th century but it had never been excavated before because its entrance was only found in March 2017.

Archaeologists discover 3500-year-old Pharoah tomb in Egypt (VIDEO) - talkRADIO (press release)

A team of Egyptian archaeologists has discovered a Pharoah tomb which is at least 3,000 years old - and contains eight mummies. The ancient mausoleum, which is almost completely intact, also contains 10 coffins and around 1,500 statues. The tomb was ...

Endless revelations in Egypt - The National

Egypt has suffered from a tourism drought for years due to regional turmoil and terror attacks. But now there is hope for a strong and sustained revival of the industry driven, in part, by the discovery of a 3,500-year-old tomb near Luxor's Valley of ...

Egyptian archaeologists unveil discoveries in Luxor - NRT

An Egyptian archaeologist documents the content of the tomb of Userhat, a judge from the New Kingdom at the Dra Abu-el Naga necropolis near the Nile city of Luxor, south of Cairo, Egypt April 18, 2017. REUTERS/ Sherif Fahmy. 4 mins ago ...

Massive Archaeological Find on the Banks of the Nile at Luxor - The Media Line

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered a rich trove of antiquities along the western bank of the Nile River at Luxor. The find includes some 10 sarcophagi and at least 1,000 statues taken from the tomb of a judge who was buried between 1,500 and 1,000 ...

8 mummies discovered in 3500-year-old tomb in Egypt - AKIpress (press release) (subscription)

AKIPRESS.COM - Egyptian archaeologists have discovered eight mummies in a 3,500-year-old tomb near the southern city of Luxor. The tomb, discovered in the Draa Abul Nagaa necropolis near the famed Valley of the Kings, also contained colourful ...

Egyptian nobleman unearthed in 3500-year-old-tomb - UPI.com

Egyptian archaeologists document the content of a recently discovered tomb at the Draa Abul Nagaa necropolis in Luxor's West Bank. According to the Ministry of Antiquities, the New Kingdom Tomb belongs to Userhat, a city judge from the 18th Pharaonic ...

Mummies and Statues Part of Major New Find Near Luxor - New Delhi Times

Archeologists in Egypt have made a major discovery of statues, coffins and several mummies in a 3,500-year-old tomb. According to the Antiquities Ministry, the tomb, which is on the west bank of the Nile near Luxor, was believed to have been built ...

Egypt discovers 3000-year-old tomb of nobleman - Arab News

Egyptian antiquities workers are seen in a recently discovered tomb of Userhat, a judge from the New Kingdom at the Dra Abu-el Naga necropolis near the Nile city of Luxor, south of Cairo, Egypt April 18, 2017. (Reuters). LUXOR: Egyptian archaeologists ...

ISIS claims responsibility for Sinai monastery attack - Ynetnews

ISIS continues attacking Christian sites throughout Egypt despite a declared state of emergency and the heavy presence of security forces; attack comes a week before Pope Francis is set to visit Egypt. Associated Press|Published: 19.04.17 , 08:49 ...

End to tourism drought in sight as Egypt discovers new tomb - euronews

Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed a tomb dating back three millennia, yet another in a series of major discoveries that are hoped will revive Egypt's floundering tourist industry. Located near the Nile city of Luxor, the tomb is the resting place ...

Egyptian Archaeologists Unearth Major Tomb with Mummies in Luxor - Latin American Herald Tribune

CAIRO – A mission of Egyptian archaeologists has discovered a tomb in the southern city of Luxor that dates back to the 18th Dynasty (1550-1295 B.C.), the Egyptian ministry of antiquities reported on Tuesday. The tomb was found in the area of Dra' Abu ...