Science • Archaeology & History
2021-02-08T08:00:02+00:00

Mummies with golden artifact tongues found in Egypt

The 2000-year-old mummies were buried with golden artifacts as tongues, in order to be able to speak in their afterlife.

"The mission discovered 16 tombs cut into the rock... in the temple of Taposiris Magna, west of Alexandria," the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities said in a statement reported.

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