Tag: Supreme Council of Antiquities

26th Dynasty finds in Saqqara
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26th Dynasty finds in Saqqara

editor editor- January 15, 2010

Two large 26th Dynasty tombs have been found in Saqqara by an Egyptian excavation mission from the Supreme Council of ... Read More

Egypt’s First Revolution Museum to come up on Zamalek Island
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Egypt’s First Revolution Museum to come up on Zamalek Island

editor editor- December 23, 2009

Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni approved the Supreme Council of Antiquities’ (SCA) request to build a museum to commemorate the ... Read More

Discoveries at Naqlun
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Discoveries at Naqlun

editor editor- December 14, 2009

A mission from the Polish Center of the Mediterranean Archaeology of Warsaw University unearthed a decorated clay vessel from a ... Read More

Largest ancient garrison found in Egypt’s eastern Delta
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Largest ancient garrison found in Egypt’s eastern Delta

editor editor- July 13, 2009

In Egypt, an ancient fortified garrison town from the time of King Psmatik I was discovered at Tell Dafna in ... Read More

Egyptian  museum opens exhibit on eve  of Obama’s arrival
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Egyptian museum opens exhibit on eve of Obama’s arrival

editor editor- June 5, 2009

In Cairo, a day before President Obama arrives to deliver his most important speech to the entire Arab World, the ... Read More

Necropolis found in Faiyum village
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Necropolis found in Faiyum village

editor editor- April 24, 2009

An ancient necropolis consisting of 53 rock-cut tombs dating back to the Middle (ca. 2061-1786 BC) and New (ca. 1569-1081 ... Read More

Egypt aims to find Antony and Cleopatra’s remains
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Egypt aims to find Antony and Cleopatra’s remains

editor editor- April 17, 2009

Archaeologists looking for the tombs of Antony and Cleopatra will start digging up three sites at a temple where tombs ... Read More

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New digs in Dahshur

editor editor- February 27, 2009

Four anthropoid wooden coffins, three wooden canopic jars, and four washabti boxes have been unearthed inside an unidentified burial shaft ... Read More

Nobleman mummy found inside limestone sarcophagus
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Nobleman mummy found inside limestone sarcophagus

editor editor- February 13, 2009

Another important discovery was made Wednesday after Egypt's top archeologist unearthed a shaft tomb that held the remains of 30 ... Read More

Oldest mummies unearthed in Egypt
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Oldest mummies unearthed in Egypt

editor editor- February 10, 2009

Archaeologists with Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA) have discovered a shaft tomb containing the remains of some thirty individuals ... Read More

Egypt’s new twin digs
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Egypt’s new twin digs

editor editor- January 16, 2009

In Egypt, a French-Egyptian mission discovered another ancient structure in the area of Ain Sokhna, about 120 km southeast of ... Read More

Chicago university discovers ancient Egyptian building at Edfu in  Thebes
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Chicago university discovers ancient Egyptian building at Edfu in Thebes

editor editor- June 20, 2008

An American archaeological mission from the University of Chicago has unearthed an administrative building and silos dating back to Dynasty ... Read More

Botched smuggling of ancient artifacts
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Botched smuggling of ancient artifacts

editor editor- May 5, 2008

CAIRO, EGYPT (ETN) - H.E. Farouk Hosni, Egypt's Minister of Culture, announced last that the Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA) ... Read More

Egypt celebrates new finds in Tomb of Seti
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Egypt celebrates new finds in Tomb of Seti

editor editor- April 11, 2008

(eTN) - Egyptian Culture Minister Farouk Hosni announced that a quartzite washabti figure and the cartouche of King Seti I, ... Read More

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