Waziri explained that the discovered cache includes 150 bronze statues of various sizes.
In October 2020, and in an international press conference attended by more the 50 ambassadors from around the world, the Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities announced the discovery of 59 sealed and colored sarcophagi from the Twenty-Sixth Dynasty.
On November 14, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enani, announced the discovery of 100 delicately colored coffins, and 40 dazzling statues, in the Saqqara antiquities area.
The ministry expresses its support and constant cooperation with journalists who are interested in antiquities.
The documentary was released globally in 190 countries with English dubbing and subtitles in over 30 languages.
Archaeological researcher Ahmed Amer said that Nefertum was an ancient deity from the gods of Lower Egypt.
Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani announced that 59 coffins have been excavated by the Egyptian mission headed by Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri.
The recent archaeological discovery in Saqqara, which was announced by Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in the presence of 60 ambassadors, caught international media outlets' attention.
A total of 27 colorful coffins, which have not been opened in 2,500 years, have been discovered in Saqqara.