Egypt uncovers Roman, Byzantine chambers in Alexandria
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
CAIRO, July 12 (Xinhua) -- Several archaeological rooms that date back to the Roman and Byzantine eras were uncovered in the northern coast city of Alexandria, Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities said on Thursday.
The walls of the Romanian rooms comprise stone blocks at the right angles with remains, and one of the chambers has marble columns carved smoothly in Roman-style, said Moustafa Waziri, secretary general of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, in a statement.
The rooms with Byzantine walls ...