The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara...


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Author  Geoffrey T. Martin
Publisher  Egypt Exploration Society
Publication Date   December 31, 1981
ISBN  0856980773
Pages  250

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The volume documents the excavations within the southern partition of the Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara (the Southern Dependencies of the main Temple complex). The structures comprise an extensive catacomb of Ibis Galleries with associated chapel and courtyard, a Coptic cemetery, and some New Kingdom surface burials. Appendices are devoted to find descriptions (amulets, glass, faience, human, plant and animal remains, etc.)

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