Egypt announces discovery of 4,400-year-old tomb – ABC News

Egypt on Saturday announced the discovery of a private tomb belonging to a senior official from the 5th dynasty of the pharaohs, which ruled roughly 4,400 years ago.

Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Anani announced the find at the site of the tomb in Saqqara, just west of Cairo, which is also home to the famed Step Pyramid.

via Egypt announces discovery of 4,400-year-old tomb – ABC News

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