The tomb of a previously unknown queen has been found near King Neferefre's pyramid complex. Dr. Jaromir Krejci,a team member of the Czech Institute of Egyptology mission working on the site said "The title of the Mother of the King discovered in the tomb is of an historical importance." "If we can
Archaeologists working in Guatemala believe they have discovered the tomb of Lady K'abel, one of the great queens of the Classic Maya civilization. A small, carved alabaster jar found in the burial chamber caused the archaeologists to conclude the tomb was that of Lady K’abel. The white jar is carved as a
Egyptian officials will soon provide evidence to present a case that the famous 3,400-year-old bust of Queen Nefertiti was illegally exported from Egypt. "We are still gathering information, but I expect we will shortly have enough to place a formal request to the Berlin Museum for the return of the bust,"
Archaeologists believe they have identified the tomb of the legendary Queen Himiko, who ruled the Yamatai kingdom in the 3rd century. One of the biggest question marks remains over whether Himiko was a queen or more of a shaman. Excavation of the tomb could settle that debate once and for all, although