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Did Alexander the Great be buried in this casket

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A group of archaeologists found a mysterious coffin two thousand years ago in Alexandria, the coastal city of northern Egypt this month. Did Alexander the Great be buried in this casket?

According to Egyptian officials, it is the largest coffin ever found in the city. This casket made of black granite and is about 2 meters in height and weighing 30 tons.

The Egyptian Ministry of Archeology wrote on its official Facebook account, “It is 265 centimetres long, 185 centimetres tall and 165 centimetres wide.”