Items found with the dead in a burial niche, including amulets to protect them on their journey to the afterlife. Gebel el-Silsila Project

Babies, Crocodiles Found in Vast 3,500-year-old Egyptian Necropolis

Archaeologists crack mystery of who's buried in Gebel el Silsila cemetery: Very well-off quarriers and their families.

Archaeologists believe they have cracked a mystery bedeviling them since the discovery of a vast 3,500-year-old necropolis in ancient Egypt: who exactly is buried there. The discovery of rich grave offerings...

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