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sarcophagi found near Cairo

 
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2006 5:33 pm    Post subject: sarcophagi found near Cairo Reply with quote

Apparently 2 sarcophagi, ca 3000 years old, were discovered south of Cairo.

Link to short article in the press

egyptian state government - with a picture

1000 BCE would put the find at the end of the New Kingdom - Third Intermediate Period. I hope we get more info on this Very Happy
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