The Ptolemaic Kingdom fell to the Roman Empire after the death of Cleopatra.
This pyramidion most likely sat on top of a now-lost ancient chamber once belonging to one of the most powerful queens in ancient Egypt.
The haul of jewelry, statues and ancient sarcophagi was recovered from Luxor’s Valley of the Kings.
The tombs from the 27th dynasty and the Greco-Roman era contain a number of sarcophagi and the remains of men, women and children.
An international team is using infrared thermography to map subatomic particles in the Great Pyramid to reveal what lies inside.
This is the largest study of ancient cat DNA to date.
The antiquities minister said the relics may instead be of a seventh century B.C. pharaoh called Psamtek I.
The relics were found in a muddy pit between dilapidated apartment blocks.
On Thursday, the candidate defended his record of no political experience and dished some bunk archaeology.
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The tomb, found southwest of Cairo, is believed to hold the remains of a pharaoh’s wife.