Tag: Saqqara

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Sep 20, 2019

The Tomb of Pay and Raia at Saqqara

First discovered in the 19th century, the tomb of Pay and Raia was excavated and recorded by the joint EES/National Museum of Antiquities, Leiden, expedition between 1994 and 1998.

Précis and commentary by Júlia Schmied

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Jul 14, 2020

The Tomb of Mehu – A virtual 3D tour through the tomb, supplemented by models of its Entry Corridor and Offering Chapels

The 6th Dynasty tomb of Mehu at Saqqara was discovered in 1940 but was only opened to the public in 2018. The mastaba tomb is located close to the pyramid of Unas and features four rooms exquisitely decorated with painted reliefs.

Created by NAV3D and David Anderson

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Sep 8, 2020

Tomb of the Two Brothers – A 3D tour of the tomb of Niankhkhnum and Khnumhotep

The Tomb of the Two Brothers is among the largest and most beautifully decorated tombs in Saqqara, Egypt. It is located in the northern area of the necropolis, close to the step pyramid of Djoser and the pyramid of Unas.

Created by Ahmed Attia and NAV3D

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Sep 23, 2020

A virtual tour of the recently discovered Old Kingdom tomb of Wahty in the Saqqara necropolis

The Old Kingdom tomb of Wahty was discovered in the Saqqara necropolis, west of modern Cairo, in November 2018 by a team led by Dr Mostafa Waziri, secretary-general of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities.

Created by Ahmed Attia and NAV3D

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