Archaeologists in Egypt said Saturday they had found 59 well-preserved and sealed wooden coffins over recent weeks that were buried more than 2,500 years ago.
A mummy is seen inside a painted coffin discovered at Al-Asasif Necropolis in the Vally of Kings in Luxor. (Reuters)
A picture taken on October 3, 2020 shows Egyptian actor Hussein Fahmy (2nd-L) look on as Egyptian Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled Al-Anani (L), and Mustafa Waziri (R), Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, unveil the mummy inside a sarcophagus excavated by the Egyptian archaeological mission working at the Saqqara necropolis. (AFP)