50 Mummies of Men, Women and Children Found in Ancient Egyptian Family Tomb

February 2, 2019 - General
One of the mummies found in the Tuna El-Gebel burial site.

Egyptian Minister of Antiquities Dr Khaled El-Enany announced today the first significant archaeological discovery of 2019 at the Tuna El-Gebel archaeological site in Minya, south of the Cairo. Fifty mummies in a good state of preservation were found within four Ptolemaic burial chambers, which appear to be family tombs.

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