Quarries And Mines In Anacient Egypt

Rock temples cut directly in the rocks at the Silsileh quarrying site, near Aswan. The stone quarries of ancient Egypt once produced quality stone for the construction of decorative monuments such as sculptures and obelisks.These quarries are now recognised archaeological sites. Eighty percent of the ancient quarry sites are in the Nile valley; some of them have disappeared under the waters of ...

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