Mystery Over Stolen Egyptian Sarcophagus Made Of Gold And Sold To Metropolitan Museum Of Art In NYC Solved In Hamburg

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The gilded Coffin lid for the Priest Nedjemankh from the late Ptolemaic Period (150–50 B.C.) in Egypt. (The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York/Newsflash)

The mystery surrounding a stolen ancient golden Egyptian sarcophagus that was sold to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City using forged export documents has been solved with…

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Archaeologists Discover Sarcophagus With Lid Weighing Several Tonnes And Filled With Gold

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Some of the artefacts found in the tombs, that are 2400-years-old, in Bodrum, Turkey.

A 2,400-year-old sarcophagus containing the bodies of a man and a woman together with a pot of gold had a covering on it that was so heavy it needed a…

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1,700-Year-Old Roman Sarcophagus Found On Outside Wall Of Turkish House

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A ram's head figure found in an ancient sarcophagus on the wall of a house

A 1,700-year-old sarcophagus from the Roman period has been found on the outside wall of a house in Turkey. The ornate marble stone from the 3rd century AD was found…

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