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Deshasheh

Alternative site names: 
Deshasheh; ; Dechacha; Dashasha; Dechacheh; Deschascha; Deschascheh; Deshasha; Dichachah; Dishasha; Déchachèh; Dishasha
Arabic site names: 
دشاشة
Site description: 

The Old Kingdom rock-cut tombs are known for their decoration, including a rare relief scene depicting a siege of a fortified town in the tomb of Inty. 

Type of site: 
Tombs; cemetery
Timeframe: 
Tombs (Old Kingdom); cemetary (Old Kingdom)
Overlay map: 
Original excavator's map of Dishasha cemetery superimposed on a modern Google map image. Created by Kristian Brink, 2015.
Excavation season: