Alternative site names: 
el Hibeh; el-Hiba; el Hiba
Site description: 

The site is composed of two areas of archaeological interest: the fortified town with a destroyed temple dedicated by Shoshenq I to Amun, and extensive cemeteries.  The site is an important Third Intermediate Period settlement. 

Type of site: 
Temple; town; cemeteries
Temple (Late Period); town (Late Period-Late Antique Period); cemeteries (Late Antique Period).
Excavation season: