Abydos: Ancient Egyptian City of the Dead | University of Oxford

Abydos: Ancient Egyptian City of the Dead

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Abydos truly was an ancient Egyptian city of the dead, with a vast necropolis populated by thousands of tombs, it served as the cult centre of Osiris, the Underworld god revered by pharaohs and ordinary Egyptians alike for two and a half thousand years.