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World Bust of Emperor Marcus Aurelius Discovered in Egypt

09:25  23 april  2018
09:25  23 april  2018 Source:   newsweek.com

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Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed the bust of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius , who was best known for his philosophical interests. They made the discovery in the Temple of Kom Ombo, where a years-long project is being done to preserve the site from groundwater damage

Marcus Aurelius was Roman emperor from 161 to 180. He ruled with his adoptive brother, Lucius Verus, until Verus' death in 169, and with his son, Commodus, from 177.

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Archaeologists in Egypt have unearthed the bust of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius, who was best known for his philosophical interests.

They made the discovery in the Temple of Kom Ombo, where a years-long project is being done to preserve the site from groundwater damage, The Associated Press reports.

The team also found other artifacts, including a shrine for the god Osiris-Ptah-Neb at a temple in Luxor, which is a few hours away from Kom Ombo. Additionally, a stone panel with a ram and goose sketched on it was found on an offering table, the Ministry of Antiquities announced on Sunday, AP reports.

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Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a rare Roman bust in the southern city of Aswan. A team doing work at the Temple of Kom Ombo to protect the site from groundwater stumbled upon a sculpted head of the Emperor Marcus Aurelius – an unusual find for this site

In early March, archaeologists found multiple pieces of a King Ramses II statue in the Temple of Kom Ombo. The finding marks is of great importance because previously there was limited evidence that the temple was used during the ancient Egyptian modern state-era, according to Egypt Independent.  

The rest of the statue has yet to be found, but archaeologists plan to continue their efforts at the site to hopefully uncover it. Another recent notable finding at the temple is the discovery of a sandstone carving that is believed to be the oldest carving ever found in Kom Ombo.

The Temple of Kom Ombo, which is open to the public, is a unique attraction in the country because unlike other sites, it’s dedicated to two different gods—the local crocodile god Sobek and Haroeris.

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