January 13, 2013

Bodies, bodies everywhere

Filed under: Egypt — acagle @ 3:21 pm

Archaeologists unearth 3,000-year-old Egypt tombs

CAIRO Egypt’s Antiquities Minister says Italian archaeologists have unearthed tombs over 3,000 years old in the ancient city of Luxor.

Mohammed Ibrahim says the discovery was made beneath the mortuary temple of King Amenhotep II, seventh Pharaoh of the 18th dynasty who reigned from 1427 to 1401 B.C. The temple is located on the western bank of the Nile.

This has been making the rounds the last couple of days; more links will surely follow.

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