Archaeologists find 1000 statues in tomb in Egypt's Luxor

Six mummies discovered in ancient tomb near Egypt`s Luxor

Six mummies discovered in ancient tomb near Egypt`s Luxor

"The excavation is ongoing", AFP reports that Mostafa Waziri, the head of the Egyptian archeological mission, said.

Minister of Antiquities Khaled El-Enany told Ahram Online that, despite the tomb's small size, it represents an important discovery due to the funery collection being largely in tact.

The coffins were mainly well-preserved, though some had deteriorated and broken over the years.

A new tomb has been discovered near the famed city of Luxor.

The archaeologists said they were examining the mummies found wrapped in linen inside the coffins.

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Reuters Staff / Reuters Skulls were also found inside the tomb by archaeologists.

The discovery was made on the west bank of the Nile River in Luxor, near the Valley of the Kings.

It consists of an open court leading into a rectangular hall, a corridor and inner chamber, the Ministry of Antiquities said.

The tomb according to Waziri dates back to an era known as "the era of the tomb robber".

The mission removed 450 cubic meters of debris, revealing the entrance of the main tomb and the two joint tombs.

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Another room inside the ancient tomb was discovered, and is yet to be excavated.

Experts inspect the sarcophagus which were found with mummies and sculptures inside a grave during archaeological works at Dra' Abu el-Naga' region in Luxor, Egypt on April 18, 2017.

Tourism here has dropped in the turmoil that followed the 2011 uprising that toppled longtime ruler Hosni Mubarak.

It is the latest in a series of major discoveries of ancient relics that Egypt hopes will revive its tourist business that has been hit by political instability.

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