Items related to antiquities

Zahi Hawas is a renowned professional Egyptologist and archaeologist who has worked at several archaeological sites in the Nile Delta, the Western Desert, and the Upper Nile Valley. 
Hend El-Behary 11 Apr 2017
The United Nations International Federation for Peace and Sustainable Development has appointed the former Egyptian...
Remains of 13th Dynasty pyramid discovered in Dahshur Necropolis
Egypt Independent 03 Apr 2017
The remains of a 13th Dynasty pyramid were discovered on Monday by an Egyptian archaeological mission working in the...
New discovery of Queen T
Egypt Independent 23 Mar 2017
The European Archeological Mission has discovered an alabaster statue that they say probably depicts Queen Tiye, the...
Reuters 22 Mar 2017
As Islamic State loses ground in Iraq and Syria, the Sunni militant group which once held territory amounting to a...
Egyptian sunken antiquities exhibition
Al-Masry Al-Youm 12 Mar 2017
Egyptologist Bassam al-Shammaa has called for pharaonic antiquities that sank with the Titanic to be recovered. At a...
Head of Ramses II, Matariya 
Al-Masry Al-Youm 12 Mar 2017
The Ministry of Antiquities is gearing up to complete the remainder of the excavation of the Ramses II statue...
Newly opened museum showcasing crafts and industries through the ages in Egypt
Ola Noureldin 21 Feb 2017
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) was unwrapped this week, chronically narrating Egypt's...
Egypt recovers 7 artifacts from the US, Switzerland and UAE
Egypt Independent 07 Dec 2016
Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Enany announced on Tuesday that Egypt succeeded in recovering 7 important artifacts...
Egyptian antiquities offered for sale in London auction
Al-Masry Al-Youm 23 Nov 2016
UK auction house Christie’s will hold a sale in London displaying several Egyptian antiquities that will be...
The digitization of the Dead Sea Scrolls by the Israeli Antiquities Authority and Google marks the pinnacle of open access, though completing the process of digitization will take years. 
AP 15 Nov 2016
  Israel is embarking on a major archaeological expedition to find yet undiscovered Dead Sea Scrolls, an Israeli...