Cairo mud pit yields two pharaoh statues more than 3,000 years old

Mar 10, 2017

Cairo mud pit yields two pharaoh statues more than 3,000 years old

Archaeologists in a muddy pit in a Cairo suburb on Thursday uncovered two pharaonic statues dating back more than 3,000 years. The relics were found in Mattarya district, site of the ancient Pharaonic capital of Heliopolis and today a sprawl of working and middle class ...