Ancient Royal Boat Tomb Uncovered in Egypt

Ancient Royal Boat Tomb Uncovered in Egypt

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Nov 9, 2016, 12:27 PM |
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Drawings of watercraft cover the walls of a building where a king’s funeral boat was buried some 3,800 years ago.

 

Watch: Boat Burial Uncovered at Egyptian Tomb

Archaeologists recently excavated the site of an ancient Egyptian boat burial. National Geographic grantee Josef Wegner and his team did this work while investigating the tomb complex of 12th dynasty King Senwosret III, located at Abydos in southern Egypt.

 

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/11/royal-burial-boat-ancient-egypt-found/