Culture Minister Farouk Hosni said the funerary fence of King Hor A-ha (Fighter Horus), the first of the early dynasties' kings (3000 BC).
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Antiques unearthed in Abydos
Antiques unearthed in Abydos
Antiques unearthed in Abydos

Culture Minister Farouk Hosni said the funerary fence of King Hor A-ha (Fighter Horus), the first of the early dynasties' kings (3000 BC), and the remains of 10 donkeys believed to have been used to carry sacred items to the underworld were unearthed.

Culture Minister Farouk Hosni said the funerary fence of King Hor A-ha (Fighter Horus), the first of the early dynasties' kings (3000 BC), and the remains of 10 donkeys believed to have been used to carry sacred items to the underworld were unearthed.

Hosni, in statements Sunday, said the discovery came at the end of the US mission's work in Abydos, Sohag governorate, supervised by archaeologist David O'Connor, a professor at the New York University.

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