Scientists also hope to find a sarcophagus with the remains of the priest.
In Egypt, scientists have unearthed one of the most ancient tombs of the high priest, which is about 4.4 thousand years. Photos of the unique findings of archaeologists published in Instagram.
Tomb found near Cairo in the village of Sakkara. It belongs to the high priest named Watie. The sarcophagus is decorated with frescoes, which depict his mother, wife and other relatives.
The Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of antiquities of Egypt Mustafa Vaziri called this discovery “one of a kind for the last decade.” Archaeologists plan to begin digging on Sunday, December 16. In particular, they hope to find a sarcophagus with the remains of the priest.
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