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Koptos in the Ptolemaic Period (323-30 BC)

The Min temple was totally rebuilt in the Ptolemaic period. The temple was a double temple with two entrances and two axes. It was dedicated to Min and to Isis, who took the role of the wife of Min at Koptos.

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back pillar of a queen's statue
Block with the name of Ptolemy XII
faience tile
UC 14521 UC 14544 UC 16136
Stewart 1983: no. 21

faience lettuce
Isis and Horus; date ?
Greek stela
UC 34696
UC 14763



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