3,100 Year Old Egyptian Hieroglyphics Describes Afterlife

Tomb of head of army archives discovered in Saqqara
Source: EPA/Khaled Elfiqi

Archeologists have found a tomb dating back to around 1100 B.C. south of Cairo.

Mohamed Ibrahim (Antiqities minister): “A chapter to our knowledge about the history of Saqqara.”

Ola el-Egeizy (Cairo University): “very nice inscriptions” of the funerary procession and the afterlife of the deceased.