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Egyptian statue recently discovered is not Ramses II

Thu Mar 16 12:02:01 EDT 2017 | Phys.org
Egypt's antiquities minister says a massive statue recently discovered in Cairo and thought to be of one of the country's most famous pharaohs may actually be of another ancient Egyptian ruler. The minister, Khaled el-Anani, told a news conference Thursday that the colossus discovered last week in an eastern Cairo suburb almost certainly depicts Psamtek I, who ruled Egypt between 664 and 610 B.C. El-Anani spoke in the front yard of the famed Egyptian museum in the heart of Cairo. Sitting just me..

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