Archeologists Found Top of Sarchophagus Broken
The archeologists in the Grand Museum received the artifacts that were wrapped and found them broken on Sep. 11, 2014; all records of the artifacts in the Tahrir museum had listed them in “sound” condition.
One of Tut’s Chairs was Broken
|Glass Cover of Papyus was Broken|
In September 2014, the Ministry of Antiquities announced that 135 artifacts were transferred from the Egyptian museum in Tahrir Square to the under-construction Grand GEM in preparation for the latter’s inauguration in August 2015.
Fifteen wooden beams of the dismantled Khufu’s second solar boat were transported to the GEM that scheduled to be on display in a separate section at the GEM, which is scheduled to be inaugurated in 2018. The GEM is being built over an area of 117 acres and is considered the largest Pharaonic museum ever built. Its foundation stone was laid in February 2002.
The Broken Offering Table
Another Artifact Broken