Tanis is a city in the north-eastern Nile Delta of Egypt. It is located on the Tanitic
branch of the Nile which has long since silted up. Contents. [hide]. 1 History; 2 ...
Discover Tanis in Egypt: The once great capital of Egypt now crumbles forward
as evocative ruins.
Read about the lost city of Tanis, Egypt, and the treasures that archaeologists
have discovered there in this article from National Geographic.
Mar 3, 2009 ... The Delta city of Tanis, modern San el-Hagar, was the Late Period capital of the
19th Lower Egyptian nome, having replaced Per-Rameses ...
Jun 28, 2013 ... Tanis, biblical Zoan, modern Ṣān al-Ḥajar al-Qibliyyah, ancient city in the Nile
River delta, capital of the 14th nome (province) of Lower Egypt ...
(who reigned from 1064 to 1043 B.C.) made Tanis the Egyptian capital ..... With
the help of a lever or a crow bar it allows the length of the stone to be wedged.
During the Twenty-second dynasty Tanis remained as Egypt's political capital (
though there ... Dumyat is also home to the resort Ras Al-Bar (Head of Land).
But if modern Egypt is so far away that it takes three weeks to get there, ..... The
above is reduced from Mr. Petrie's large plan in "Tanis," Part I., showing the .....
iron, horses' bits, fragments of chain-work, iron bars, blacksmith's tools, and the
This is one of the largest sphinxes outside of Egypt. It was found in 1825 among
the ruins of the Temple of Amun at Tanis (the capital of Egypt during the 21st ...
When Shishak king of Egypt attacked Jerusalem, he carried off the treasures of ...
Sheshonq I established Tanis as the capitol of Egypt. ..... There are several
carvings of what seems to be cherubim that have been found (BAR 21:4, pp.36-