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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Iris Fernandez
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Dec 09, 2016 12:13 AM History
A pharaonic necropolis serving the ancient Egyptian city of Memphis. It was most active during Early Dynastic and Old Kingdom Egypt. The step pyramid complex of the Third Dynasty Pharaoh Djoser is the best preserved and most well known structure of the site.

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tomb, catacomb, cemetery, necropolis


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Iris Fernandez, Jeffrey Becker, and Sean Gillies, 'Saqqarah: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 24 October 2017]

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