Dominic Perry

News: Aten Town, Luxor

News: Aten Town, Luxor

A remarkable discovery. In April 2021, Egyptologists working in Luxor announced a major discovery. A new “lost” city, associated with Amunhotep III (and probably Akhenaten as well). In this brief roundup, we discuss the details, the context, and the significance of the find. Date c.1350 BCE and 2021 CE. Links to photos and videos at Music by Keith Zizza. Music by Ancient Lyric.   See for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration: 12 min

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