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Egypt demands return of ancient Rosetta Stone

Al Jazeera 06 Oct 2022
A performer rides a two-horse chariot at the start of the parade of 22 ancient Egyptian royal mummies departing from the Egyptian Museum in Cairo’s Tahrir Square on April 3, 2021, on their way to their new resting place at the new National Museum of Egyptian Civilisation (NMEC) about 7km (4 miles) south in historic Fustat (Old Cairo) [File.
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Egyptian oud, Chinese pipa show cultural communication through music

Beijing News 06 Oct 2022
CAIRO, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- A young Egyptian lady was playing a piece of music on the oud, an ancient Arabian musical instrument, at the Arabic Oud House for teaching oud playing in a historical area of the Egyptian capital Cairo.
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Feature: Egyptian oud, Chinese pipa show cultural communication through music

China.dot.org 06 Oct 2022
by Mahmoud Fouly. CAIRO, Oct. 6 (Xinhua) -- A young Egyptian lady was playing a piece of music on the oud, an ancient Arabian musical instrument, at the Arabic Oud House for teaching oud playing in a historical area of the Egyptian capital Cairo ... "Egyptian and Chinese folk music can communicate and complete one another in many areas ... Enditem .
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Pyramids impress with size; Sphinx, not so much

Hickory Record 05 Oct 2022
A couple of weeks ago I found myself in Cairo, Egypt, in search of the ancient pyramids and the Sphinx. Like you, I’d seen these iconic structures in textbooks and documentaries, the last remaining Wonder of the Ancient World.
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International praise for discovery of sarcophagus of Ramses II's chief treasury

Egypt Today 04 Oct 2022
Archaeologists unearthed a wonderful ancient Egyptian sarcophagus from the depths of the sand near Cairo in what has been described as a "dream discovery" of great significance ... the sarcophagus in Saqqara, an ancient pharaonic tomb about 20 miles south of Cairo. .
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Greek ceramic figurines reveal secret of ceramic industry in sixth century BC

Egypt Today 04 Oct 2022
CAIRO – 4 October 2022. Archaeologists discovered unique ancient Greek ceramic figurines along with a 2,500-year-old type of water basin used in ancient rituals during excavations in the ancient Greek city of Klazomenai, which was a center for the production of ceramics in the Izmir region.
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Poland's 'Elbow-high' king who was said to be just 3 feet in height was at ...

The Daily Mail 04 Oct 2022
A team of archaeologist collected genetic material from King Władysław Łokietek's remains that lay inside a cathedral church at Wawel castle in Kraków and used the sample to reveal his true height ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next. Pink granite sarcophagus unearthed near Cairo hailed as... The Formby footprints. Hundreds of ancient animal and human... .
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Pink granite sarcophagus unearthed near Cairo hailed as 'dream discovery': 3,300-year-old coffin belonged to Ancient ...

The Daily Mail 03 Oct 2022
The pink granite sarcophagus of a high-ranking Egyptian noble has been found in an ancient burial chamber near Cairo, where it has been lying for thousands of years ... The pink granite sarcophagus of Ptah-em-wia, a high-ranking Egyptian noblem has been found in an ancient burial chamber near Cairo, where it has been lying for thousands of years.
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Inside the fight to save an American Cemetery and the secrets it holds

CBS News 03 Oct 2022
A small team of "friends" is determined to reverse decades of neglect, and to ensure that the stories within the ancient Cairo burial plots are not lost to history ... .
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First Thing: Hurricane Ian death tolls climbs amid criticism over response

The Observer 03 Oct 2022
Members of the media gather at the Saqqara archaeological site, south of the Egyptian capital, Cairo ... Ola El Aguizy, emeritus professor of the faculty of archaeology at Cairo University, discovered it in Saqqara, an ancient necropolis about 20 miles south of Cairo.
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Egyptian woman archaeologist finds sarcophagus near Cairo

The New Arab 02 Oct 2022
An Egyptian woman archaeologist has made the rare discovery of a complete sarcophagus in its original tomb close to Cairo ... The discovery was made by Ola El Aguizy, emeritus professor of the archaeology faculty at Cairo University, at Saqqara, an ancient necropolis about 20 miles south of the Egyptian capital.
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Archaeologists hail ‘dream discovery’ as sarcophagus is unearthed near Cairo

The Observer 02 Oct 2022
Now a remarkable Egyptian sarcophagus has emerged from deep beneath the sands near Cairo, to the excitement of archaeologists, who describe it as a hugely significant “dream discovery” ... Ola El Aguizy, emeritus professor of the faculty of archaeology at Cairo University, discovered it in Saqqara, an ancient necropolis about 20 miles south of Cairo.
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Exhibition of antiquities held in Egypt to mark World Tourism Day

People Daily 28 Sep 2022
27, 2022 shows ancient Egyptian artifacts on display during a temporary exhibition of antiquities at Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt ... A woman views ancient Egyptian artifacts at a temporary exhibition of antiquities at Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt, on Sept ... Visitors view ancient ...
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Egypt retrieves smuggled ancient statue from Switzerland

People Daily 28 Sep 2022
CAIRO, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Egypt recovered on Tuesday an ancient Egyptian statue smuggled to Switzerland, as part of its continuous efforts to retrieve thousands of overseas pieces deemed in illegal possession.
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Acquaint yourself with ancient Egypt’s ‘Mehyt' sign

Egypt Today 28 Sep 2022
CAIRO – 28 September 2022. The ancient Egyptian ‘Mehyt' sign represents a clump of three papyrus ... Ancient Egypt's 'Mehyt' sign - Min.

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