Apologies for the silence on the blog over the last few weeks. I have been experiencing some problems with internet and email access which has caused major disruption....Here is a catch-up of some of the events that have been happening in the news with the relevant links:
Funds amassed for the restoration of a mummy found in Rueil ...An Egyptian mummy found in a residence in Hauts-de-Seine, France in 2001, and now in the Museum of the History of Rueil-Malmaison, has been the subject of funds for its restoration.
Stolen Egyptian Relic Turns Up in BelgiumAn ancient Egyptian statue stolen during the 2011 uprising has been discovered in Belguim.
Looters Lead Egyptian Authorities to Two Ptolemaic TombsTwo first-century tombs discovered in a Roman necropolis.
Touch Tours for the BlindPenn Museum extend program designed for visitors who are visually impaired.