Artifacts taken from Egypt Museum

By JPOST.COM STAFF
February 14, 2011 19:14

Prized artifacts missing from Cairo museum after looters brake in.




Guards in front of Egypt Museum

Egypt protesters FOR GALLERY 6. (photo credit: Associated Press)

Prized artifacts were reported missing from the Egyptian Museum in Cairo on Monday after looters broke in during recent unrest.

Among the missing items were a statue of King Tutankhamun, and a heart scarab of the 18th Dynasty official Yuya.

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