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near Zagazig
dawn to dusk, daily
E£20 entry fee
E£5 camera
E£100 video

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travelogue, 2/8


2nd intermediate period
dynasty XV
new kingdom
dynasty XIX
ramesses I


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Tomb of Shoshenq, page 2

a partial vulture wing in the tomb

The interior of the tomb, although simple, is beautifully decorated. THe colors have faded -- if this was ever colored at all -- but the scenes are the same in this tomb as they are in any of the tombs of earlier pharoahs.

the king, in the sacred bark

the gods and offerings in the tomb


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