Boat timbers discovered – Al-Ahram Weekly

14 Jun

Timbers from the ancient Egyptian Pharaoh Khufu’s second solar boat have been discovered on the Giza Plateau, writes Nevine El-Aref

Source: Boat timbers discovered – Al-Ahram Weekly

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Posted by on June 14, 2016 in Uncategorized


One response to “Boat timbers discovered – Al-Ahram Weekly

  1. dorannrule

    June 20, 2016 at 1:40 pm

    This raises so many questions for us laywomen. What was a “solar” boat? Did the Pharoh’s boats ever see water or were they there to carry him to the afterlife? O.k. I am hooked. 🙂



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