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Art Museum won't return Egyptian mask - Egyptology News
Art Museum won't return Egyptian mask Art Museum won't return Egyptian mask

The Monday deadline set by an Egyptian antiquities official for the St. Louis Art Museum to return a mummy mask will pass without the museum returning the object.

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Czech archaeologists may uncover royal palace in Egypt
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Czech archaeologists may uncover royal palace in Egypt

Czech archaeologists have a chance to uncover a royal palace and a royal government seat from the Pharaohs' era in Abusir, Egypt.

Egyptian Sphinx gets a facelift
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Egyptian Sphinx gets a facelift

The pyramids of Giza, which were the burial places of the ancient Egyptian pharaohs, are the last of the seven wonders of the ancient world.

Facial reconstruction yields wrinkly mummy
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Facial reconstruction yields wrinkly mummy

The face of a 2 300-year-old Egyptian mummy has been reconstructed as the elderly woman she was, wrinkles and all.

Pharaonic hall discovered in southern Egypt
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Pharaonic hall discovered in southern Egypt

A hall in a pharaonic tomb has been discovered by an Egyptian-Spanish team in southern Egypt.

The ancient Egypt statue from Bolton
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The ancient Egypt statue from Bolton

Inspected by the British Museum and sold through Christie’s, the Amarna Princess was one of only three known examples of the period.

Alexander the Great did not found Alexandria!
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Alexander the Great did not found Alexandria!

For long it was believed that Alexander the Great founded the ancient city of Alexandria in Egypt. But now a study has said that the Macedonian Emperor did not found it, but only re-branded it.

Construction Begins on UCLA Encyclopedia of Egyptology
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Construction Begins on UCLA Encyclopedia of Egyptology

The Lexikon der Ägyptologie is a standard reference for scholars of ancient Egypt.

Unusual Ancient Egyptian Pillow Analyzed
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Unusual Ancient Egyptian Pillow Analyzed

Most ancient Egyptian pillows were rather uncomfortable-looking headrests carved out of wood, ivory and stone.

Fayoum's ancient quarry under threat
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Fayoum's ancient quarry under threat

Wadi Al-Hitan, the Whales Valley, known for its rich palaeontological history, is included on the UNESCO World Heritage List as an area of outstanding natural history.

Ancient wooden statues found near Nile Delta
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Ancient wooden statues found near Nile Delta

Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed two 5 000-year-old wooden statues, complete with gold wrapping paper, believed to be the oldest such artifacts ever found.

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