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From the depths: Egypt’s lost cities

For centuries, two fabled Egyptian cities lay hidden in the Nile delta. Twenty years ago, underwater archaeologist Franck Goddio found them and began to excavate their colossal statues, temples and artefacts. A new exhibition at London’s British Museum explores the treasures that have emerged from the depths.

You can find more information about the project at http://www.franckgoddio.org.

And about the exhibition at http://www.britishmuseum.org/whats_on/exhibitions/sunken_cities.aspx .

18 May 2016