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Alternative site names: 
el Qantara; Qantara; el-Kantara; el Kantara; Kantara
Arabic site names: 
Site description: 

This site in the north-eastern delta with evidence of settlement of the Middle Kingdom and evidence of increased importance during the Second Intermediate and Ramessid periods. 

Type of site: 
Temple; fortified town
Temple (19th Dynasty, Graeco-Roman Period); fortified town (Middle Kingdom-Late Antique Period)
Excavation season: