Discovery

Egyptian archaeological mission working under Luxor’s Tawfiq Andraus Palace succeeds in uncovering a group of antiquities

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 03:09 GMT

Waziri added that excavations are currently ongoing at the site.

New archaeological discovery in Saqqara to be announced soon

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 - 11:49 GMT

Sources within the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities confirmed that the new discovery will be different from the discoveries that have been recently announced.

Egypt uncovers remains of residential,commercial suburb at Al-Shatbi area in Alexandria

Fri, 27 Aug 2021 - 11:26 GMT

Egypt uncovers remains of residential,commercial suburb at Al-Shatbi area in Alexandria.

Researches in Romania unearth Neolithic tomb spanning back 6,000 years in Transylvania

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 02:00 GMT

Excavations began in the area of more than 10,000 square feet in July. Several tombs were recently unearthed that still contained the remains of the dead.

Small pyramid-shaped metal artifact unearthed in Norfolk, England

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 03:01 GMT

The height of the 1,400-year-old metal pyramid is about 0.24 inches (6 mm) and its length is 0.47 inches (12 mm).

Polish mission announces discovery of unique urban complex in ancient Marea port of Alexandria

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 02:02 GMT

Via the ancient-origins website, the Polish mission explained that this distinctly unique urban settlement was designed to be a separate entity within the boundaries of the port of Marea.

Well-preserved sarcophagus discovered in Los Villaricos, Spain

Wed, 04 Aug 2021 - 02:31 GMT

The six-and-a-half-foot-tall sarcophagus is intricately carved with spiral motif, and is decorated with ivy leaves.

Discovery of pottery workshop remains from Greco-Roman era in Egypt’s Al-Beheira Governorate

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 12:09 GMT

The Egyptian archaeological mission working in the area of Tel Kom Aziza in Al-Beheira Governorate discovered the remains of a huge pottery workshop, dating back to the Greco-Roman era.

200 skeletons discovered in coastal church in Britain spanning back to Middle Ages

Tue, 06 Jul 2021 - 01:20 GMT

Archaeologists are working to find as many burials as possible before coastal erosion sweeps the medieval Welsh cemetery into the sea, ancient-origins reports.

Ancient-origins sheds light on discovery of 250 graves carved into rocks in Egypt’s Sohag

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 07:58 GMT

The total number might soon exceed 300 graves in the area located in the city center near the old cities of Aswan and Abidos.

Discovery of several tombs in Al-Hamdiya necropolis east of Sohag

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 02:35 GMT

Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mustafa Waziri said that these tombs have multiple models of about 250 tombs etched at several levels in the mountain.

110 tombs spanning back to 3 different ancient Egyptian eras discovered in Egypt’s Dakahlia

Tue, 27 Apr 2021 - 02:22 GMT

The civilizations of Lower Egypt are known as Boto 1 and 2, the Naqada III civilization and the Second Transition Era known as the Hyksos Period

Egypt uncovers Mud brick buildings dating back to the fourth,seventh centuries AD in Bahariya Oasis

Sat, 13 Mar 2021 - 03:29 GMT

Egypt uncovers Mud brick buildings dating back to the fourth,seventh centuries AD in Bahariya Oasis.

Egypt discovers 16 burials in Taposiris Magna Temple in western Alexandria

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 09:02 GMT

Egypt discovers 16 burials in Taposiris Magna Temple in western Alexandria.

Discovery of the remains of a Roman fort in Aswan

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 02:59 GMT

The Supreme Council of Antiquities’ Egyptian archaeological mission, operating at the Shiha Fort site in Aswan Governorate, managed to uncover the remains of a Roman fort that includes the remains of a church from the early Coptic era, and the remains of a temple from the Ptolemaic period.

Coffins, mummies found in new discovery at Saqqara dating back to the New Kingdom

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 01:25 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is preparing to announce a large archaeological discovery in Saqqara antiquities area. The discovery was made by the Egyptian archaeological mission working next to the pyramid of King Teti I.

Eni announces new oil discovery in Egypt's Western Desert

Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 02:55 GMT

The discovery was achieved through the Arcadia 9 well, drilled on the Arcadia South structure, which is located 1.5 km south of the main Arcadia field already in production.

Egypt uncovers 28 gold dinars dating back to Abbasid era in Fayoum

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 02:30 GMT

A collection of 28 gold dinars as well as five small coins were discovered in Fayoum by Egyptian-Russian archaeological mission.

New archaeological discovery in Tuna al-Gabal

Sun, 25 Oct 2020 - 03:35 GMT

The Egyptian archaeological mission working in the antiquities area of Al-Ghuraifah in Tuna al-Gabal, Minya Governorate, uncovered the tomb of the supervisor of ancient Egypt's royal treasury.

Egypt’s archeological mission uncovers amulets, figurines in sarcophagus in Minya

Mon, 12 Oct 2020 - 10:07 GMT

Egyptian archeological mission uncovered amulets and scarab figurines of different shapes and sizes inside a sarcophagus in the Al-Ghoreifa archaeological site in Minya, Upper Egypt.

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