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Transporting heavy artifacts weigh 3 tons to GEM-CC

 
27 November 2014
 
 

The Grand Egyptian Museum received, for the first time, heavy artifacts that weigh 3 tons. The artifacts have been received from the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir , then packed in a scientific way and finally transferred to the Conservation Center of GEM under strict security. This group of heavy artifacts includes the coffin of the king Pasmatik I weighs 3 tons and a stone Naos weighs 2400 kg.