Category: History and Archeolory

Sobek: A 2,500-Year-Old Mummified Nile Crocodile – On Display At The British Museum

History and Archeolory

Sobek was a 2,500-year old crocodile worshipped in life by the ancient Egyptians and mummified with all due reverence after death. The ancient Egyptians worshipped this crocodile as the embodiment of Sobek, the crocodile god, and many were mummified after their deaths. Two visualisations of Sobek, including the contents of its stomach. © Trustees of…

1,000-Year-Old Bible Discovered InTurkey With ‘Imege Of Jesus Inside’ Revealed

History and Archeolory

A BIBLE, dating back more than 1,000 years, was discovered in Turkey, and reports claimed it showed an image of Jesus Christ, alongside its numerous pages of ancient text. The find was made in the central Turkish city of Tokat in 2015 by authorities carrying out an operation to stop priceless artefacts from being smuggled…

Found The Remains Of Two Guanche Perinatal Individuals In Tenerife

History and Archeolory

The two perinatal individuals, aboriginal without a doubt, were deposited on a natural crack and hidden behind some stones; could be a funerary ritual The Guanche civilisation was eventually destroyed after the Spanish invaded the islands. They were hunter-gatherer tribes who lived a lifestyle much like it is supposed that people lived in the Stone…

Mysterious Mummy – The Young Lady

History and Archeolory

The mummy dubbed the Younger Lady was found with two other mummies in side chamber Jc of KV35. This again was a cache of looted New Kingdom mummies placed there by priests from the Third Intermediate Period. The Elder Lady and the mummy of a young boy were found next to her. The Elder Lady…

Ancient Cemetery Solves Age-old Mystery of Philistine Origin

History and Archeolory

One of the Bible’s deepest and most important mysteries may be about to be solved.  Archeologists seem to have discovered a graveyard of the Philistines, along with the bodies of 200 people buried there, for the first time ever. And they could help to shed light on one of the most enigmatic characters in the…

In Romania, They Have Discovered The Giant Skeletons!

History and Archeolory

BUCHAREST – According to ancient legends, a great race of people who built gigantic buildings like pyramids and great divine temples once walked on Earth. Their existence also tells the story of David and Goliath, or countless fairy tales. The mystery is why these people died. The unusually large remains, allegedly found by scientists in…

More than 1,000 Ancient Skeletons found beneath Cambridge University

History and Archeolory

Archaeologists have discovered an enormous medieval cemetery containing an estimated 1,300 burials beneath St John’s College, Cambridge, thought to be among the largest medieval hospital burial grounds in Britain. It is believed that many of the remains belong to university scholars who had fallen on hard times and whose families could not afford more elaborate…

Inca breakthrough: Stunned experts unwrap mummy body preserved for 600 years in shock move

History and Archeolory

The painstakingly careful excavation has been captured in some pretty grisly yet amazing footage. The mummy wasn’t in the regular shape that you would expect. Instead, it was wrapped up in a funeral bundle. Experts from the Museum of Tucume in Peru examined the strange human parcel, which was found in an area of Tucume…

Syphilis-ridden Spanish Skeletons Found at Lima’s First Hospital

History and Archeolory

The remains of 42 syphilis-ridden, colonial Spaniards have been unearthed at a 500-year-old hospital in Lima. But it’s suspected that beneath these poor afflicted souls, might lie the lost mummified bodies of the three last rulers of the Inca Empire. Lima, the capital city of Peru, is located on the country’s arid Pacific coast and…

Tollund Man: Archaeologists uncovered a 2,400-year-old mummy in Denmark

History and Archeolory

On May 6, 1950, peat cutters Viggo and Emil Hojgaard were making their way into the Bjældskovdal swamp, 12 kilometres west of Silkeborg, Denmark, when they discovered a body submerged approximately 10 feet underwater in the mud. The body’s facial expressions were so lifelike at first that the men mistook it for a recent murder…