Gold Byzantine coins found in Egypt
Published on April 8th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks0
During a routine excavation carried out inside a tomb at an ancient Egyptian necropolis in the Deir Beikhit area of Draa Abul Naga, German excavators unearthed the collection of golden coins.
Antiquities Minister Mohamed Ibrahim said the coins were found wrapped in linen inside a hole found on one of the tomb's decorative columns.[Full story] Story: Nevine El-Aref, Ahram Online | Photo: Ahram Online