Ptolemaic Era

Egyptian-French archaeological mission discovers warship from Ptolemaic era, remains of Greek funerary area dating back to 4th century BC

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 - 12:51 GMT

The Egyptian-French archaeological mission of the European Institute for Underwater Archeology (IEASM), discovered the wreck of a warship from the Ptolemaic period.

Did a Russian mission find ships dating back to the Ptolemaic era in Alexandria?

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 05:16 GMT

Director of the center, Sergei Ivanov, indicated that the importance of the archaeological discovery comes from the history and position of Alexandria.

Story of the Ptolemaic era: What did the Macedonians do in Egypt?

Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 03:49 GMT

Egypt became part of the Macedonian Empire after the victory of Alexander the Great over the Persian king Dara III in 332 BC.

New discovery of foundation deposits and the storerooms of Ramses II’s temple in Abydos

Wed, 08 Apr 2020 - 02:13 GMT

The mission of the New York University-ISAW at the temple of Ramses II in Abydos discovered the temple’s foundation deposits at its south-west corner which was buried in 1279 BC.

Ptolemaic-era temple discovered in Sohag

Sun, 17 Nov 2019 - 03:27 GMT

The structure of the ancient cemetery was found by chance as excavators supplied sewage lines to the village of Kom Ashqaw in Tama, north of Sohag.

New discoveries made in Tuna el-Gebel area

Thu, 30 May 2019 - 12:30 GMT

This discovery is the first work of the School of Excavations in its first season. Al-Hafayr School was established in Central Egypt.

2 Ancient Pieces discovered during groundwater lifting works in Aswan

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 03:36 GMT

The discovery was made while the commission was undergoing their current works of removing groundwater from under the Temple of Kom Ombo in the city of Aswan, south of Egypt.