Egypt : Tomb of Ancient Egyptian Princess Discovered in Unusual Spot

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  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Clyde C Coger Jr going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

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    In the Spirit of Sankofa,




    ... Unusual spot, WoW!



    Tomb of Ancient Egyptian Princess Discovered in Unusual Spot

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    LiveScience.com/Courtesy Czech Institute of Egyptology - Scientists have unearthed the tomb of an ancient Egyptian princess, Sheretnebty, and four surrounding tombs of high officials, all in a court in Abusir South, south of Cairo.

    The tomb of an ancient Egyptian princess has been discovered south of Cairo hidden in bedrock and surrounded by a court of tombs belonging to four high officials.
    Dating to 2500 B.C., the structure was built in the second half of the Fifth Dynasty, though archaeologists are puzzled as to why this princess was buried in Abusir South among tombs of non-royal officials. Most members of the Fifth Dynasty's royal family were buried 1.2 miles (2 kilometers) to the north, in the central part of Abusir or farther south in Saqqara.
    http://news.yahoo.com/tomb-ancient-egyptian-princess-discovered-unusual-spot-162840581.html

    Tomb of Ancient Egyptian Princess Discovered in Unusual Spot

    The tomb of an ancient Egyptian princess has been discovered south of Cairo hidden in bedrock and surrounded by a court of tombs belonging to four high officials.
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    One of the four tombs surrounding that of the princess belonged to Nefer, the overseer of the scribes of the crews, and contained four statues of the tomb's owner (shown here with his wife Hathorneferet).


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    Thanks for sharing, Bro. Clyde!


    And I wonder if there's any "CORN" on the walls of this Egyptian tomb. :lol:
     
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    In the Spirit of Sankofa,




    ... Yes Ma'am, yvw cherryblossom... btw, I also shared this over in the Monologue Thread:

    The Perfection of Black Women
    http://destee.com/index.php?threads/the-perfection-of-black-women.73032/page-13#post-767623

    Black Spirituality Religion : - The Perfection of Black Women

    What's wrong with her??? I think she is beautiful. To each is own, man....To each his OWN. Right? I thought he might pull out maybe someone out of...
    destee.com


    But the effort probably will not receive honorable mention:)


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