Why did Howard Carter find King Tutankhamun's sarcophagus 2 years after his tomb was discovered?

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 11:01 GMT

In 1922, Egyptologist Howard Carter discovered the tomb of King Tutankhamun.

Faded colors of ancient Egyptian sarcophagus restored in Australia

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:49 GMT

In the past, archeologists used very basic tools in their attempts to unveil secrets of ancient Egypt.

In pics: A limestone sarcophagus uncovered in Menoufiya

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 - 02:34 GMT

An Egyptian archaeological mission uncovered a limestone sarcophagus containing two mummies during excavation works in the Quweisna quarries in Menoufiya.

In Photos: Anany examines the mummy inside the newly discovered sarcophagus

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 - 01:37 GMT

In Photos: Anany examines the mummy inside the newly discovered sarcophagus.

Important facts about Alexandria’s ancient sarcophagus

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 01:08 GMT

The ex-dean of the Faculty of Archelogy Mohamed Hamza revealed to Egypt Today some important facts about the sarcophagus that was unearthed in Alexandria.

Alexandria sarcophagus arrives at new display at Mustafa Kamel Necropolis

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 - 02:13 GMT

Upon its arrival, operations to move the sarcophagus to its new place inside Mustafa Kamel Necropolis started.

Egypt starts opening ‘mysterious’ sarcophagus in Alexandria

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt started opening the mysterious sarcophagus unearthed 20 days ago in Alexandria.

Mostafa Waziri: Sarcophagus uncovered in Alexandria belongs to priest not king

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 10:43 GMT

The mysterious 30-ton archaeological sarcophagus discovered in Alexandria belongs to a priest not to a king or an emperor.

In pics: Antique sarcophagus found by security forces in Alexandria

Sun, 01 Jul 2018 - 02:46 GMT

Inspection of the sarcophagus revealed that it is made of black granite of about 2.75 meters in length.