Amheida


Amheida
   Ancient Trimithis. Atown in the northwest Dakhla Oasis. It has been excavated by an American expedition since 2004. The site was occupied during the Old Kingdom, but the present remains date from the Third Intermediate Periodto the late Roman Period. The town was abandoned at the end of the 4th century. The main temple, now destroyed, was dedicated to the god Thoth.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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