Tomb of Khuwy

30 Dec 2019

William sent in a link to the discovery of a stunning 4000 plus years old Egyptian tomb - see for example www.geek.com/news/newly-discovered-4000-year-old-egyptian-tomb-stuns-arc... ... the tomb is at Saqqara, a vast burial ground in Egypt to the south of Cairo. It was the resting place of Khuwy, a nobleman of dynasty 5. It is L shaped with a small corridor heading downwards into an ante chamber - and a larger chamber with painted scenes ...

   ... see also http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/9/40/316079/Heritage/Ancient-Egy... ...

                                            ... and www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-46580264 ...

      

   

 

... and even better, a video representation at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YLxV5Aw57MU .. and of course, lots of pictures at www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6921401/ ...