In the graves are available including painted wooden casks with mummies and statues in wood and limestone.
The oldest house was built for two priests who lived during the old kingdom, the second pharaonic period in Egypt's history.
, of which one was the ”cleaner” to the ancient Khafre – who built the second of the three famous pyramids on the giza plateau.
the Cemetery began to be reused from the early 700 century before Christ, and the younger objects have been found during the excavation.
The last time have a number of finds made by archaeologists in Egypt.Two wooden casks in an excavated part of the old cemetery. Photo: Ministry of Antiquities via AP