Culture & Arts
New archaeological discovery in Abydos dates back to Nectanebo II era
Friday، 19 May 2017 - 12:57 PM
An archaeological mission has unearthed a block of stone in which two cartridges of King Nectanebo II in Abydos city of Sohag governorate were found, head of the archaeological department in Upper Egypt Hany Abu el-Azm said.
At a press conference, he added that the block of stone may be part of a royal cabin of King Nectanebo II or part of the wall of a temple built by the king. Excavation works will reveal the truth about the new discovery.
Nectanebo II was the third and last pharaoh of the 30th Dynasty of Egypt. (MENA)