A trove of priceless artifacts is uncovered, shedding new light on an ancient dynasty
Egypt's authorities on Saturday revealed artefacts and a linen-wrapped mummified body, possibly that of a top official, from two tombs that were discovered two decades ago in the Nile city of Luxor but had not been fully unexplored.Show More Summary
I encountered the story and the photo on the same day - couldn't resist juxtaposing them.
"Our ancient Egyptian ancestors are bestowing their blessing."
Egypt on Saturday announced the discovery of two small ancient tombs in the city of Luxor dating back some 3,500 years and hoped it will help the country's efforts to revive its ailing tourism sector, the AP reports. The tombs, located on the west bank of the Nile in...
After 28 years, Newark Museum?s Ancient Mediterranean collection is getting a new home. The Newark Museum?s classical collection of art from Egypt, Greece and Roman is comprised of nearly 4,500 objects dating from 3000 BC to 600 AD.Show More Summary
Campo Santo, the independent studio behind Firewatch, is working on a new game called In the Valley of Gods. It's a first-person adventure set in the 1920s that takes players through the abandoned, ancient deserts of Egypt. Here's how...Show More Summary
Archaeologists in Egypt have uncovered pieces from 27 fragmented statues of the lioness goddess Sekhmet at a dig site in the country’s southern city of Luxor. The experts found the black granite statues at the funerary temple of Amenhotep III....
Assassin's Creed Origins' take on ancient Egypt is full of peril. Nearly everything is deadly, including but not limited to: Hippos, asps, lions, crocs, and fellow man. Heat stroke and diseases that are incurable with primitive medicine...Show More Summary
Assassin’s Creed Origins, as the name suggests, is about taking on the role of an assassin and unravelling the plots and mysteries of ancient Egypt. But to truly get into the shoes of the assassin Bayek, you will need to know how to assassinate in Assassin’s Creed Origins. Show More Summary
Covering an unprecedented spectrum of objects from Classical Greece and Rome to Ancient Egypt and the Near East, Sotheby?s sale of Ancient Sculpture and Works of Art soared beyond pre-sale expectations to total £3,910,125 / $5,244,260 (est. Show More Summary
Her collection of ancient artifacts, worth more than $750,000, includes a Roman dagger, Neolithic ax heads, a mummy mask, and a crucifix from the era of Jesus Christ—treasures unearthed in Egypt, Syria, Israel, and beyond. But her boasts about them have some red with anger rather than green...
The second Trial of the Gods has arrived in Assassin’s Creed Origins, and this time you will be facing off against another god of ancient Egypt in the Trial of Sobek. Sobek is a gigantic human with a Nile crocodile head, but unfortunately...Show More Summary
Ancient Egypt is a vast and mysterious place with secrets and puzzles hidden in every cave and sometimes lying out in the open. The Align the Stars mystery is one such quest that sits out in the open but requires a keen eye to see and to solve. Show More Summary
Initial analysis places the carving in the time of the Emperor Philip Arrhidaeus.
Archaeologists discovered the trove of artifacts on the Mediterranean seabed near the city of Alexandria.
ncient Egyptian items due toreturn home from Cyprus soon. Image Credit: Ministry of Antiquities Ramadan Al Sherbini, 'Egypt retrieves ancient artifacts from Cyprus' Gulf News November 20, 2017Ancient Egyptian artifacts, smuggled outShow More Summary
Sphinx and the Cursed Mummy is one of the PS2 classics I remember well enough to know I played it, but have let almost every other detail escape from my mind. Eurocom and THQ's Zelda-like set in ancient Egypt was a fun attempt at a new...Show More Summary
Archaeologists working in Egypt have uncovered an ancient sarcophagus containing a startlingly well-preserved mummy wearing in an intricately painted gold and blue burial mask. Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities said in a statement that a joint Russian and Egyptian team of excavators uncovered the...