Egyptian rock art found

Published on July 6th, 2011 | by Admin


5,200-year-old rock art depicting a royal festival during Ancient Egypt’s earliest dynasty has been found on the banks of the nile river.

Antiquities chief Zahi Hawass said in a statement Monday the scenes represent the first unearthing of a complete drawing of a royal festival during Dynasty Zero, when the earliest foundations of Ancient Egyptian culture are believed to have been formed.

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