Tomb of 16th Dynasty Pharaoh Senebkay Found
Second intermediate period tombs of previously unknown pharaohs of the 16th dynasty have been found near Abydos. There are possibly 16 tombs, 10 of which have been found and 6 excavated. One of the tombs was for the pharaoh Senebkay. His red granite sarcophagus and canopic chest were reused from the 13th dynasty pharaoh Sobekhotep.