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Tomb of Petosiris Tomb of Petosiris
Photo by Raymon Kondos © 2009 Your Egypt


The tomb of Petosiris is designed in a form of miniature temple and approached by 4 floral columns.

Reliefs in the tomb follow the ancient Egyptian styles but adulterated with Greek elements to express an exquisite and unique blend of Greek and Pharaonic cultures.

The tomb has a chapel dedicated to Petosiris's father and brother. The burial chamber is accesses through a shaft in the middle (See Image 2). Petosiris is a senior priest of god ThothWho is this deity? at Hermopolis.

       
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