Deir el-Medina

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Mark Cartwright
by anagh
published on 10 July 2017
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The site of Deir el-Medina, a worker's village for artists and masons who built the royal tombs in the nearby Valley of the Kings, Egypt. The village was in continuous use from the time of Thutmose I (1520-1492 BCE) until the collapse of the New Kingdom in c. 1069 BCE.

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anagh, . (2017, July 10). Deir el-Medina. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6879/deir-el-medina/

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anagh, . "Deir el-Medina." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified July 10, 2017. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6879/deir-el-medina/.

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anagh, . "Deir el-Medina." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 10 Jul 2017. Web. 16 Oct 2021.