Al-Ahram Weekly Online   2 - 8 April 2009
Issue No. 941
Heritage
 
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

Folding bed
AN EMBALMING bed used by ancient Egyptians to prepare the deceased for mummification has been discovered by chance in Luxor, Nevine El-Aref reports...
Variations on an enigma
Recent discoveries at the Valley of the Kings on Luxor's west bank have changed the understanding of one of the most intriguing archaeological sites in Egypt, says Nevine El-Aref

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