A site in Upper Egypt near Nag Hammadi. Graeco-Roman Diospolis Parva. Capital of the seventh nome of Upper Egypt. Remains have been found from the Predynastic Period to the GraecoRoman Period. The main temple was dedicated to the goddess Hathor. The site was excavated by Flinders Petriefrom 1898–1899 and by an American expedition from 1989–1991.
Historical Dictionary Of Ancient Egypt by Morris L. Bierbrier

Ancient Egypt. A Reference Guide. . 2011.

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