News

18th Dynasty Tomb of Ancient God Amun’s Gate Discovered In Luxor

18th Dynasty Tomb of Ancient God Amun’s Gate Discovered In Luxor

The 18th dynasty tomb of the Ancient Egyptian deity Amun’s Gate has been discovered in Gorna, Luxor.

According to the Ministry of Antiquities, the tomb, which appears well preserved and dates back more than 3,000 years, may potentially lead to a burial chamber.

Discovered by an archaeological mission of the American Research Center, the tomb depicts its owner and his wife at a sacrificial table, hunting scenes and more.

Despite the well preserved nature of its wall art, the Antiquities Ministry says it appears the tomb had deteriorated over the years due to looting and change in environmental conditions.

Nevertheless, the Ministry added that the tomb will be restored and may be open to the public in the future.

CLICK HERE TO SUPPORT EGYPTIAN STREETS

Egypt's Sharm El-Sheikh To Use Solar Energy For All Its Lighting
Middle-East's First Chocolate Museum To Launch in Egypt

Subscribe to our newsletter


News
@egyptianstreets

Quick clicks. Making it lighter.

More in News

Algerian Fans Stir Chaos, Smash Glass Gates at Cairo Airport for Delayed Flights

Egyptian StreetsJuly 21, 2019

Outrage After British Airways Suspends All Cairo Flights

Egyptian StreetsJuly 20, 2019

Aswan’s Philae Island to Become a Touristic Attraction With Nubian-Inspired Hotel

Egyptian StreetsJuly 20, 2019

The Story of Amira, 15-Year-Old Girl Detained For Killing Her Rapist

Egyptian StreetsJuly 20, 2019

Algeria Crowned AFCON 2019 Champions After Beating Senegal 1-0

Egyptian StreetsJuly 19, 2019

Obligatory Anti-Divorce Courses to Begin in Egyptian Universities

Egyptian StreetsJuly 18, 2019

Plastic Bags to Be Banned in Egypt’s Marsa Alam

Egyptian StreetsJuly 16, 2019

Egyptian Authorities Free Trans Woman and LGBT+ Activist After 4 Months in Prison

Egyptian StreetsJuly 16, 2019
Egyptian Streets is an independent, young, and grass roots news media organization aimed at providing readers with an alternate depiction of events that occur on Egyptian and Middle Eastern streets, and to establish an engaging social platform for readers to discover and discuss the various issues that impact the region.

© 2017 Egyptian Streets. All Rights Reserved.