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Last Week in Pleiades (31 October - 7 November 2022)

Creators: Tom Elliott Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Nov 07, 2022 03:24 PM
Last week we published 3 new place resources. In addition, 5 existing place resources were updated.

New Place Resources

  • Cathedral in Faras founded in 620, rebuilt in the 8th and 10th centuries that was the seat of the Diocese of Faras. The site had well-preserved wall paintings from the 8th-9th centuries. This cathedral was flooded by the creation of Lake Nasser in the 1960s.
    Creators: Zachary Rosalinsky
  • A church and possible monastic complex identified in 2021/2022 on modern Siniyah Island in the emirate of Umm al-Quwain, UAE.
    Creators: Tom Elliott
    Contributors: Yonatan Miller
  • Originally the Saite tomb of Ankh-Hor, this site was reused from the 4th century BCE by the Late Dynastic/Ptolemaic period family of Pa-di-Amun-neb-nesut-tawy, a high-ranking priest of Khonsu.
    Creators: Zachary Rosalinsky
    Contributors: Jeffrey Becker

Modified Place Resources