El-Assasif

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1854 photo of a Pink Granite Gate, by John Beasley Greene

El-Assasif is a necropolis on the West Bank at Thebes, Egypt, Upper Egypt. It is located in the dry bay that leads up to Deir el-Bahri, and south of the necropolis of Dra' Abu el-Naga'.

El-Assasif contains burials from the 18th, 25th and 26th dynasties of ancient Egypt, covering the period c. 1550 to 525 BC across all three dynasties.

Notable burials[edit]

18th Dynasty[edit]

25th Dynasty[edit]

26th Dynasty[edit]

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Coordinates: 25°43′N 32°39′E / 25.717°N 32.650°E / 25.717; 32.650