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Akhmim

(ăkhmēm`), city (1986 pop. 70,602), E central Egypt, on the Nile. Textiles and handicrafts are manufactured; grain, dates, and cotton are processed. The ancient Chemmis and Panopolis, the city was long noted for its linen and limestone. The temple of Pan is there. It figures prominently in the history of the Coptic Church and retains a sizable Coptic Christian population.
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The first will be in the city of Akhmim in Sohag with a length of 180 km; the second connecting Akhmim to east Qena with a length of 176 km.
This picture taken on April 5, 2019 mummies on display outside a newly-discovered tomb dating to the Ptolemaic era (323-30 BC) at the Diabat necropolis near the city of Akhmim in Egypt's southern Sohag province, about 500 kilometres south of the capital Cairo.
The Ministry of Antiquities succeeded in regrouping and restoring the statue of Ramses II in Akhmim city in Sohag governorate and was placed in its original place beside Queen Mirit Amon statue.
Egipcios Tablets de Akhmim, o de El Cairo, contienen listas y algunos problemas numericos de equivalencia de medidas de capacidad 1800 a.C.
Fragmento de Akhmim. Introduccion, texto bilingue y comentario, Salamanca: Sigueme, 2015,158 pp., 13,5 x 21, ISBN 978-84-301-1911-0.
After building up its art center, Trina went to Akhmim, Egypt to help develop a women's embroidery cooperative.
He regretted how frustrating the situation is now not just in Kerdassa but also in Akhmim, an ancient centre in Sohag Governorate with a worldwide reputation for hand weaving.
They discuss such topics as the art of Egyptian hieroglyphs as seen by the Akhmim painters, a spatial metaphor for chronology in the secondary cemeteries at Giza, the death of the democratization of the afterlife, variations in aspective representation in Old Kingdom mastaba chapels, and the economic connection between the royal cult in the pyramid temples and the sun temples in Abusir.
In response to burgeoning international interest, Sohag is also gearing up for the imminent unveiling of the new Sohag Museum, which will display local antiquities, including those from ongoing excavations of the temple of Ramses II in Akhmim.
"The X-rays go all the way through the mummy, capturing the mummy in three dimensions," says Jonathan Elias, director of the Akhmim Mummy Studies Consortium in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
A long fragment of The Gospel of Peter survives, together with a fragment of The Apocalypse of Peter, in an eighth century vellum codex discovered in 1886-1887 in Akhmim, Egypt.