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Category of Astronomical Heritage: tangible immovable
Napata, Sudan (including Djebel Barkal and Nuri)

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    • InfoTheme: Ancient Egypt
      Entity: 65
      Subentity: 1
      Version: 2
      Status: PUB
      Date: 2012-10-04 16:33:40
      Author(s): Clive Ruggles

    The monuments of Napata, Djebel Barkal and Nuri are inscribed on the

    as ’Gebel Barkal and the Sites of the Napatan Region‘ (no. 1073).

    There is no mention of astronomy in the Brief Description or Long Description.



    Ancient Egypt

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