The tomb was found in a buried ridge at the ancient necropolis of Saqqara
. It was untouched and unlooted, Mostafa Waziri, secretary-general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, told reporters at the site.
[Egypt] Nov 11 ( ANI ): Archaeological excavations revealed a mass cat cemetery and rare mummified scarab beetles in an ancient burial ground of Saqqara
This volume represents an outstanding study of the mortuary complex of the Second Dynasty ruler Ninetjer at Saqqara
. It provides a detailed and systematic presentation of the architectural and archaeological evidence associated with the structure as well as thoughtful consideration of the various components of the tomb and the significance of its plan in terms of the development of afterlife beliefs.
is the cemetery of the former city of Memphis.
Masked gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire on a security checkpoint near Saqqara
, said police Maj.
The source told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "a military vehicle, driven by a suicide bomber, tried to get close to the security forces near Saqqara
area in western Anbar, but the security forces targeted it, which led to its explosion on the spot."
Request of best offers and proposals for the leasing and exploitation of Imhotob Museum Cafeteria in Saqqara
He also thanked Al Saqqara
villagers for their co-operation and compliance with the SCE directives.
is part of the huge cemetery associated with the city of Memphis.
Summary: Antiquities Minister says burial in Saqqara
confirms Memphis remained important in New Kingdom, after capital shifted to Luxor.
"The discovery of this tomb marks the beginning of a new era in the history of the sepulchres at Abu Sir and Saqqara
," Mr Ibrahim enthused.
Tresors inegales Le gouverneur de Guiza a indique que la ville regorge des tresors sans egal a travers le monde, illustrant le progres et la civilisation de l'Egypte antique, dont les pyramides, le sphinx, les pyramides de Mastaba et de Saqqara
, des temples et les oasis.