Buchis


Buchis
   Sacred ram of the city of Armant. The Bucheum or catacombs of the rams were excavated from 1926–1932 by a British expedition sponsored by the Egypt Exploration Societyand date from Dynasty 30 to the Roman Period.
   See also Religion.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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