A lost tomb and an excited Aussie researcher

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Live-to-air radio interview on ABC (Perth) Saturday Breakfast with Jamie Burnett and Charlotte Hamlyn on the recent discovery of a 5th Dynasty tomb belonging to a priestess of Hathor.

Period10 Feb 2018

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  • TitleA lost tomb and an excited Aussie researcher
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletABC Radio (Perth)
    Media typeRadio
    Duration/Length/Size6min 50sec
    DescriptionThis week a tomb was uncovered in Cairo, a tomb dating back over 4000 years that promises to reveal new stories of ancient Egypt.

    One person who is incredibly excited about the find is Dr Alex Woods who is a lecturer in Ancient History at MacQuarie University and is also with the Australian Centre for Egyptology.

    Alex spoke with Jamie and Charlotte about her passion for Egyptology and her incredible connection with this tomb.
    Producer/AuthorJamie Burnett and Charlotte Hamlyn
    PersonsAlex Woods