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NEWS: Nine intact Late Period coffins found in Qubbet el Hawa

NEWS: Nine intact Late Period coffins found in Qubbet el Hawa

(Source: Luxor Times). The Minister of Antiquities has announced a new discovery of an intact burial chamber. The chamber contains nine coffins containing mummies dating to the Late Period (650-525 B.C) in Qubbet el Hawa, South of Aswan. A wooden sarcophagus was found in good condition containing a mummy of a Nubian descent as suggested […]