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The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara: The Main Temple Complex

the Archaeological Report (Excavation Memoirs)

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Published by Egypt Exploration Society .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Egyptian archaeology,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Ancient Egypt,
  • Archaeology,
  • Ancient - Egypt,
  • Catalogs,
  • Egypt,
  • Excavations (Archaeology),
  • Tombs,
  • òSaqqåarah

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSue Davies (Editor), H. S. Smith (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8302889M
    ISBN 100856981702
    ISBN 109780856981708

    THE SACRED ANIMAL NECROPOLIS SEASON I By H. S. SMITH THE Society's expedition arrived at North Saqqara on October 29 and left on December The personnel were Prof. H. S. Smith, Mrs. H. F. Smith, Mr. K. J. Frazer (architect), and Mr. J. D. . North of this is the site of one of the largest and the most diverse animal necropolis in Egypt, the Sacred Animal Necropolis (SAN) which is located at the centre of North Saqqara. The SAN is comprised of a Main Temple complex, with two Ibis catacombs as well as other catacombs for mummified cows, falcons, and baboons (S1 Fig. B).

    The sacred animal necropolis at North Saqqara: the main temple complex: the archaeological report. Call number is located in,. Zoom in Zoom out Reset size. Egyptology, Ancient Egypt, Photos, Virtual Museum, Old Kingdom, Middle Kingdom, New Kingdom Ancient Egypt History of ancient Egypt Ancient Egypt History of ancient Egypt Prehistoric Egypt Protodynastic Period Early Dynastic Period Old Kingdom of Egypt First Intermediate Period of Egypt Middle Kingdom Second Intermediate Period of Egypt New Kingdom of Egypt Third Intermediate .

      The two have been combined on unprecedented levels deep in the Catacombs of Anubis in North Saqqara. The necropolis of Saqqara is the burial site of kings, commoners and sacred animals. Millions upon millions of animal mummies have been found in the dark, carved stone tunnels beneath the location of Egypt’s earliest pyramid. Sue Davies, The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara: The Main Temple Complex: The Archaeological Report (Excavation Memoir 75; London: Egypt Exploration Society, ) Sue Davies, The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara: The Mother of Apis and Baboon Catacombs: The Archaeological Report (Excavation Memoir 76; London: Egypt.


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Sacred animal necropolis at North Saqqâra. The southern dependencies of the main temple complex. London: Egypt Exploration Society, (OCoLC) Online version: Martin, Geoffrey Thorndike. Sacred animal necropolis at North Saqqâra. The southern dependencies of the main temple complex. London: Egypt Exploration Society, (OCoLC.

The Baboon and Mother of Apis Catacombs were cleared in the /9 season and the /70 and /71 seasons respectively during the Egypt Exploration Society's excavation of the site now known as the Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara.

The sacred animal necropolis at North Saqqara: the southern dependencies of the main temple complex by Martin, Geoffrey Thorndike. North Saqqara is, for many reasons, a special place. It was special to the ancient Egyptians as the necropolis in which some of the most important figures in Egyptian history were buried, ranging from officials and kings of the Early Dynastic and Old Kingdom to high officials of the Amarna Period and beyond.

The Sacred Animal Necropolis at Saqqara is also special. Item #M EES, London, First edition. Folio, xvii & pages, 46 plates. Cloth with dust-jacket. Language: English. Relevant subjects: Egypt, New Kingdom.

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87 n. 19, p. Davies, Sue The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara, The Mother of Apis and Baboon Catacombs, The Archaeological Report, Egypt Exploration Society. Saqqara (Arabic: سقارة ‎, Egyptian Arabic pronunciation: [sɑʔˈʔɑːɾɑ]), also spelled Sakkara or Saccara in English / s ə ˈ k ɑːr ə /, is a vast, ancient burial ground in Egypt, serving as the necropolis for the Ancient Egyptian capital, Memphis.

Saqqara features numerous pyramids, including the world-famous Step pyramid of Djoser, sometimes referred to as the Step Tomb due. The tomb of Hetepka and other reliefs and incriptions from the Sacred Animal Necropolis, North Saqqara, / by Geoffrey Thorndike Martin ; with chapters by Alan B.

Lloyd and J.J. Wilkes, and a contribution by R.V. Nicholls Egypt Exploration Society London Australian/Harvard Citation. Martin, Geoffrey Thorndike.

Although animal cults are a widely recognised feature of religion in ancient Egypt, little is known about the nature of the catacombs and mummies associated with the temples dedicated to animal gods.

Here the authors present a biography of the Catacombs of Anubis at North Saqqara in Egypt, from their peak activity in the Late Period to their.

Recumbent Anubis statue from Saqqara's Sacred Animal Necropolis, excavated –67 From toSmith worked as an epigraphist on the Theban tombs, and was an assistant to W.

Emery at his archaeological excavation at Saqqara. Today, this temple is completely destroyed. The Serapeum was dedicated to the sacred bull Apis, he was to the north of the pyramid of Djoser. The Bubasteion of Saqqara is the area dedicated to the goddess Bastet.

Known tombs. Saqqara is the place of burial of. The sacred animal necropolis at North Saqqâra: the southern dependencies of the main temple complex. Egypt Exploration Society, Excavation Memoir London: Egypt Exploration Society. Martin, Geoffrey Thorndike The tomb-chapels of Paser and Ra'ia at Saqqâra.

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Davies, The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara: The The Mother of Apis and Baboon Catacombs (EES EM 76; London, ). The sacred animal necropolis at North Saqqara; The Falcon Complex and Catacomb: The archaeological report.

Davies, Sue and H.S. Smith. Egypt Exploration Society + pages $ Hardcover Excavations at North Saqqara; excavation memoir; no DT The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara: the southern dependencies of the main temple complex.

London: Egypt Exploration Society. McKnight, L. ‘Re-rolling’ a mummy: an experimental spectacle at Manchester Museum. Experimental Archaeology The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara by Sue Davies, with contributions by H.S. Smith and K.J. Frazer at The Baboon and Mother of Apis Catacombs were cleared in the /9 season and the /70 and /71 seasons respectively during the Egypt Exploration Society's excavation of the site now known as the Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara.

The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara. The Sacred Animal Necropolis at Saqqara is also special. This comprises two Ibis catacombs and a Main Temple complex.

Some remarks on historical topography of Saqqara in the Ptolemaic Period, Études et Travaux XXV, Varsovie–H.S. Smith is the author of New Encounters ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 2 reviews, published ), The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara ( av /5(5).Buy The Sacred Animal Necropolis at North Saqqara: The Falcon Complex and Catacomb - The Archaeological Report (Excavation Memoirs S.) by Smith, H.S., Davies, S.

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