Three 3,500-year-old painted wooden coffins unearthed in Egypt's Luxor

December 2, 2019 - General

Egyptian authorities on Wednesday confirmed the latest archaeological discovery to come from the ancient city of Luxor— three painted wooden coffins bearing hieroglyphic writings.

The face on the coffin of Rao [Credit: Egypt. Ministry of Antiquities]
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“The coffins are dated to 18th dynasty (1550-1295 BC) and are in a good state of conservation,” said the head of Egypt’s Supreme…

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Source: archeo

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