Latest topics
» Celebrities React-
Today at 3:14 pm by terbo56

» Crow For Thanksgiving
Today at 2:19 pm by Valentinus411

» Mystery Booms over Lewiston Idaho & near Columbia South Carolina
Today at 1:38 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Linda Moulton Howe - Richard Doty
Today at 1:35 pm by PurpleSkyz

» NIBIRU News ~ RED PLANET OR NOT?ISS LIVE FOOTAGE plus MORE
Today at 1:27 pm by PurpleSkyz

» UFO News ~ AMAZING UFO OVER AROSIO, LOMBARDIA ITALY plus MORE
Today at 1:23 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Footage Emerges of Crisis Director “Directing” Scene During Vegas Shooting
Today at 1:16 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Happy Saturday/Friday Everyone!
Today at 1:07 pm by terbo56

» Malcolm Young,AC/DC Guitarist Dead-
Today at 1:05 pm by terbo56

» Max Igan - What's About to Happen
Today at 12:48 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Property, Property Taxes, and the Whole Picture to Date by Anna von Reitz plus more
Today at 12:42 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Manson 'STILL' alive-
Today at 12:29 pm by PurpleSkyz

» Silicon Valley Exec Has Created A New Religion That Will Worship A ‘Godhead’ Based On Artificial Intelligence
Today at 9:07 am by Ventura66

» Liberals finally hold Bill Clinton accountable for sexual misconduct
Today at 3:04 am by MartyM

» BREAKING: Petition Calls for Disgraced Al Franken to RESIGN IMMEDIATELY!
Today at 2:56 am by MartyM

» The Veracity of 1186 Indictments
Today at 2:51 am by MartyM

» The Un-Vacation Phenomenon by Anna Von Reitz
Today at 2:42 am by MartyM

» BREAKING: Convicted mass murderer Charles Manson dies aged 83
Today at 2:36 am by MartyM

» Articles of Impeachment Against Trump Introduced by US Lawmakers
Today at 2:06 am by MartyM

» Lionel Nation 11-17-17… “Q Clearance Patriot #4chan #QAnon Drops
Today at 1:37 am by PurpleSkyz

» POOFness for NOV 17: BANKER BLOCK believe it or not this scam works!
Today at 1:14 am by robert18

» Self-Awareness, The Wheel of Societies, Simultaneous Awareness
Today at 12:52 am by PurpleSkyz

» 5 Extinct Creatures Found on Camera
Today at 12:35 am by PurpleSkyz

» 280 million year old fossil forest discovered in Antarctica
Today at 12:25 am by PurpleSkyz

» #MassArrests Update - 'The time is upon us - operation Alice in Wonderland is about to start'
Today at 12:16 am by PurpleSkyz

» 10 of the Most Life-Changing Principles in a Spiritual Awakening
Today at 12:12 am by PurpleSkyz

» Large M6.5 Earthquake at China / India border - Major unrest spreading as expected
Today at 12:08 am by PurpleSkyz

» Argentine Submarine Goes Missing with 44 Crew Members On Board
Today at 12:06 am by PurpleSkyz

» What is Our Highest Purpose?
Today at 12:03 am by PurpleSkyz


CURRENT MOON

You are not connected. Please login or register

Out Of Mind » GALACTIC AWARENESS » HISTORIES MYSTERIES » Rare Human-Shaped Sarcophagus With An Unidentified Well-Preserved 3,600-Year-Old Mummy Unearthed In Egypt

Rare Human-Shaped Sarcophagus With An Unidentified Well-Preserved 3,600-Year-Old Mummy Unearthed In Egypt

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

PurpleSkyz

avatar
Admin


Share this story:
Share on facebook Share on twitter Share on email Share on print More Sharing Services
Follow us:



MessageToEagle.com - It is time for yet another surprise straight from the land of the Pharaohs.

Archaeologists working in the ancient city of Luxor, Egypt have made a very rare find. During a dig the found a well- preserved painted, human-shaped sarcophagus that contained a 3,600-year-old mummy.

The mummy dates back to 1600 B.C., when the Pharaonic 17th Dynasty reigned in Egypt.

According to Egypt's state-run Al-Ahram newspaper "the find came during routine excavation work at the tomb of Djehuty, treasure holder for Queen Hatshepsut, at Dra Abul-Naga necropolis.

The sarcophagus is important for the detailed depictions of bird feather shapes and sizes painted on its lid, motifs that have earned it the title of Feathers Sarcophagi, according to Egypt's antiquities minister Mohamed Ibrahim.





This photo released on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 by Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities, shows Egyptian men digging up a preserved wooden sarcophagus that dates back to 1600 BC, when the Pharaonic 17th Dynasty reigned, in the ancient city of Luxor, Egypt Image credit: Egypt's Supreme Council Of Antiquities



The 2 metre long, 42 cm tall sarcophagus is in very good condition, Ibrahim said, and also engraved with titles of the deceased, which archeologists have not yet been able to identify.
Studies reveal that the sarcophagus belongs to a top governmental official from the 17th dynasty, whose mummy was enclosed inside, said Ibrahim.

The archeological team found two other burials at the site, which were both empty. It is believed that they were robbed in antiquity."




A sarcophagus with a mummy inside that dates back to 1600 B.C. has been unearthed in the ancient Egyptian city of Luxor. Image credit: Egypt's Supreme Council Of Antiquities





The identity of the mummy is unknown for the moment. Image credit: Egypt's Supreme Council Of Antiquities


The excavations in the area will continue and scientists will attempt to identity the well-preserved mummy.

Recent weeks have been filled with success for Egyptian archaeologists. Recently during excavation work carried out inside a mastaba tomb found in Tel El-Tabila in Dakahliya, a collection of three skeletons, a large collection of ushabti figurines and two tombs were uncovered.

Beside the skeleton scientists discovered a collection of 14 amulets. The most important amulet is one depicting the Triod gods of Amun, Horus and Neftis.

MessageToEagle.com



  

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum