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Abusir South

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jeffrey Becker, Gabriel Mckee Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Dec 17, 2018 07:22 PM History
Abusir South, located north of Saqqara, refers to an archaeological area where a large cemetery of lower-ranking officials of the Old Kingdom has been identified.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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  • Abusir South at Abu Sir (unspecified date range)

catacomb, cemetery, necropolis


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Jeffrey Becker, and Gabriel Mckee, 'Abusir South: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 12 July 2020]

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