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Mammisi [Copt.: ‘place of birth’]locked

  • Ann Bomann

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Type of small temple that first appeared in Egypt in the 30th Dynasty (380–343 bc) and became a common feature of Egyptian temple complexes in the Greco-Roman period (332 bcad 395). The name was invented by the French Egyptologist Jean-François Champollion (...

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