Anchors dating to Hellenistic era discovered off Egypt’s Mediterranean coast

March 20, 2019 - General

Alexandria University’s Archaeological Mission unearthed several anchors on Monday while surveying the Bagosh area near Marsa Matrouh, under the supervision of the Central Department of Submerged Antiquities of the Ministry of Antiquities.

Credit: Egypt. Ministry of AntiquitiesHead of the Submerged Antiquities department Ihab Fahmy stated that the anchors were made of stones, irons and lead and dated from the Hellenistic era until the…

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