Roman era

Egypt announces discovery of the 1st complete residential city on the east bank of Luxor

Wed, 25 Jan 2023 - 12:51 GMT

Egypt announces the discovery of the 1st complete residential city on the east bank of Luxor.

Islamic Village in Balat restored

Sun, 07 Mar 2021 - 12:13 GMT

The Egyptian government has recently restored the Islamic village in Balat, which is an addition to the map of tourist sites in the New Valley Governorate.

Christie’s to hold auction of Roman, Egyptian Antiquities

Mon, 01 Jun 2020 - 03:51 GMT

Christie's is preparing for the international auction of many Roman and Egyptian antiquities, set for July 2-16.

In Pics: Egyptian-Spanish archaeological mission uncovers unique cemetery in Bahnasa

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 02:33 GMT

Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri said the cemetery is unique, and that this style of cemeteries has not been discovered before in Bahnasa.

Learn about the archaeological building discovered in Sinai

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 - 01:10 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities announced the discovery of part of a huge building from the Greek-Roman era, built with red bricks and limestone.

Roman era statue confiscated in port of Salloum

Mon, 31 Dec 2018 - 02:27 GMT

The archaeological unit of the port of Salloum, in cooperation with the port's police department, confiscated an alabaster statue.

In Pics: Ancient Egyptian artifacts sold in auction in London

Thu, 05 Jul 2018 - 03:36 GMT

The Bonhams International Auction House in London sold Thursday ancient Egyptian artifacts in an auction titled “Antiques”.

Remains of 3 ships dating back to Roman era Found in Alex.

Tue, 21 Nov 2017 - 06:02 GMT

The wreckage of three ships, dating back to the Roman era were discovered during the excavations of the Egyptian mission at the Eastern Port of Alexandria.

US returns stolen artifacts to Italy

Fri, 26 May 2017 - 07:53 GMT

The United States on Thursday returned to Italy stolen artifacts worth at least $90,000, dating back as far as the 8th century BC but looted and trafficked overseas