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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: N.B. Millet
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Sep 08, 2016 09:52 PM History
A site in the modern Sudan on the east bank of the Nile, Nuri is noted for the remains of pyramid tombs of the kings of Nubia. Nuri was designated as UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2003.

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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catacomb, cemetery, necropolis

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 82 B3 Nuri

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Nuri

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N.B. Millet, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Nuri: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 29 May 2020]

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