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Old 04-28-10   #1
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Default Isis temple fragments lifted from sea

From December last year...

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Archaeologists on Thursday hoisted a 9-ton temple pylon from the waters of the Mediterranean that was part of the palace complex of the fabled Cleopatra before it became submerged for centuries in the harbor of Alexandria.
The pylon, which once stood at the entrance to a temple of Isis, is to be the centerpiece of an ambitious underwater museum planned by Egypt to showcase the sunken city, believed to have been toppled into the sea by earthquakes in the 4th century.
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*WOW* I will most certainly look at this!.........Thanks for posting.
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This looks interesting!


http://www.philae.nu/akhet/PhilaeAsettemple.html
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Indeed and I'll be adding to the Isis thread just so that resource is available in her own thread as well as here!
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So cool... I actually get this deep sense of urgency, to go there and help!!! lol!!!
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