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NEWS: ’90 percent chance of hidden rooms in Tut tomb’, Egypt says

 

Japanese radar specialist Hirokatsu Watanabe stands with his equipment outside King Tutankhamun’s burial chamber in the Valley of Kings in Luxor, Egypt (Source: Ahram Online).

“Egypt said there is a 90 percent chance that hidden chambers will be found within King Tutankhamun’s tomb, based on the preliminary results of a new exploration of the 3,300-year-old mausoleum.

Researchers say the discovery of a new chamber could shine new light on one of ancient Egypt’s most turbulent times, and one prominent researcher has theorized that the remains of Queen Nefertiti might be inside.
Egypt began the search for the hidden chamber last week. Announcing the results of three days of testing in the southern city of Luxor, Antiquities Minister Mamdouh Eldamaty said the findings will be sent to Japan for a monthlong analysis before the search is resumed” – via Ahram Online.

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One comment on “NEWS: ’90 percent chance of hidden rooms in Tut tomb’, Egypt says

  1. This is amazing but are they planning to go investigate the rooms? I bet there are going to be a lot of undiscovered artefacts that could shed more light on Egyptian history

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