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Zahi Hawass

Zahi Hawass (Arabic: ???? ??????; born May 28, 1947) is an Egyptian archaeologist, an Egyptologist, and former Minister of State for Antiquities Affairs. He has also worked at archaeological sites in the Nile Delta, the Western Desert, and the Upper Nile Valley.

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“They were taken from the court of the temple and put underground, possibly to protect them from d ...

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“This is a cachet (of mummies), which means that the ancient Egyptians since the end of the New Ki ...

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“This is a very interesting exhibit. It will educate people about death and the afterlife, and how ...

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“Two hundred and fifty mummies covered in gold. Something like this cannot be explained – mummy ...

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“Egypt has managed to reclaim the 13-page papyrus manuscript.”

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“For an unknown reason they were buried rapidly in the small tomb.”

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“I know that you have been aware of this for some time now, and am both surprised and disappointed ...

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“The sphinx will always have to be looked after.”

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“Perhaps the most exciting [find] is an unusual seated statue that shows Ramses II in the leopard ...

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“We are the only ones who really can care about the preservation Foreigners who come to excavate, ...

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“It's very important to reveal the mystery of the pyramid. Science in archaeology is very importan ...

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“I hope that we will do this work and in a few months from now we will really know what's behind t ...

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“The statue is mostly intact.”

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Tutankhamun was not black, and the portrayal of ancient Egyptian civilization as black has no elemen ...

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Not a single piece of material culture - not a single object - has been found at Giza that can be in ...

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