In Photos: Tomb Painting Discovered Near Great Pyramid of Giza

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Tomb painting

Credit: Photo courtesy Maksim Lebedev
A new painting, depicting scenes of ancient Egyptian life, was discovered in 2012 in a tomb located about 1,000 feet (300 meters) east of the Great Pyramid…Read More »

at Giza. Pictured here the tomb is for a man named Perseneb whom inscriptions say was a "priest" and "steward." It dates to the middle or late fifth dynasty (ca. 2450-2350 B.C.). [Read full story]   Less «
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