Ancient Egypt shock: Scientists baffled as coffin with ‘nonsense hieroglyphics’ discovered

AN ANCIENT coffin covered in “nonsense hieroglyphics” has confused a top European archaeologist.

The coffin, discovered at an enormous burial site just south of Cairo, Egypt, has baffled leading archaeologists after they could not decipher the hieroglyphics scrawled across it. Scientists claim the coffin to date back to over 2,000 years, yet the inscriptions surrounding it have been called “nonsense” and likely the work of a poor copy cat.

Burial sites are usually made up of noblemen and people of whose status was untouchable.

Thus, inscriptions are more often...
source: Express

2019-10-23 08:02
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