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Sacred Animal Necropolis (Ṣaqqārah)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Zachary Rosalinsky
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jun 04, 2022 09:36 AM History
Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Ṣaqqārah, Egypt, used from the Archaic to the Ptolemaic Period, with the remains of the Christian settlement of Apa Antinos superimposed upon the remains of the necropolis.

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settlement, catacomb, cemetery, necropolis

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Zachary Rosalinsky, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Sacred Animal Necropolis (Ṣaqqārah): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 22 July 2024]

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