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Tanis - Wikipedia


Tanis is a city in the north-eastern Nile Delta of Egypt. It is located on the Tanitic branch of the ... It was the home city of Smendes, founder of the 21st dynasty.

"Lost City" of Tanis Found, but Often Forgotten -- National Geographic


Once the capital of all Egypt, Tanis's royal tombs have yielded artifacts on par with ... Tanis was found largely as it was abandoned, so the city is home to many  ...

TanisEgypt | Atlas Obscura


Discover Tanis in Egypt: The once great capital of Egypt now crumbles forward as evocative ruins.

Tanis Sundial.pdf - University of Puget Sound

www2.ups.edu/faculty/jcevans/Tanis Sundial.pdf

in Egypt by W. M. Flinders Petrie during his excavations at Tanis (San ... owner's other effects in a private house, which allows us to view it in a particular .... function of the nail was almost certainly to fix the sundial into a proper south- facing.

Museum: House of Life - UCL


In ancient Egyptian writings and architecture, the House of Life is an institution ... as in two examples from the Tanis royal treasure, now in the Egyptian Museum, .... record of condition of objects in the temple, sometimes with note of repair.

Seventeen lost pyramids among thousands of buried Egyptian ...


May 25, 2011 ... Egypt's lost pyramids: Spied from space by satellite, 17 tombs buried by sands of time ... The amazing satellite images have revealed pyramids and ancient homes ... Ancient streetmap: A satellite image shows Tanis to be a city littered ..... Kate Mara picks up a caffeine fix in red beanie after getting engaged ...

The Buried Cities of Ancient Egypt. - Digital Library Project


... the Hebrew settlers themselves helped to keep in repair, or possibly to excavate, ... Now, "Pa-Tum" means the House, or Abode, of Tum; "Pa" being the Egyptian .... The above is reduced from Mr. Petrie's large plan in "Tanis," Part I., showing ...

Twenty First Dynasty of Egypt - Crystalinks


The pharaohs of the Twenty-First Dynasty ruled from Tanis, but were mostly active only in Lower Egypt which they controlled. ... heard of danger to the temple of Luxor from flooding, gave orders for repairs ..... CRYSTALINKS HOME PAGE.

History Rediscovered with Cache of Documents Found in Egypt


Mar 9, 2016 ... He served as Egypt's Director of Antiquities from 1914 until 1936), as well as ... had people working at the ancient Egyptian city of Tanis, the Karnak ... cheering for her favorite football teams, home improvement projects and a ...

7 Amazing Archaeological Discoveries from Egypt - Live Science


Aug 26, 2016 ... Here, Live Science takes a look at seven of the most amazing finds from Egypt, including the pyramids at Giza, the tomb of King Tut, the Rosetta ...