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The Grand Egyptian Museum receives 25 wooden pieces of Khufu boat II

 
3 December 2014
 
 

The Grand Egyptian Museum receives 25 wooden pieces of Khufu boat II after being restored and documented using three-dimensional imaging technique (laser scan) in preparation for the assembling and exhibiting at the museum.

The project of Khufu boat II is considered one of the largest restoration projects in the world. The project is achieved in collaboration with the Japanese university , Waseda, and the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities.