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The Funerary Enclosures of Abydos

Large funerary enclosures dating to the First and Second Dynasty (about 3000 - 2700 BC) have been found at Abydos. Each of them belongs to a separate ruler buried at Abydos


(click on the map to see the owners of the enclosures)

Abydos, plan of the funerary enclosures (forts)

on the names of the enclosures: Arnold 1998: 32-40



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