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Widan el-Faras

Quarry

Coordinates: 29.65°N 30.62°E

Egypt / Aegyptus

Location

Details

Stone:

Basalt,

Bibliography:

Storemyr et al. 2009: 248-251

Location:

Near Gebel Qatrani, north of the Fayum

Material:

Basalt, used locally in the Roman period

Bibliography

Storemyr - Heldal et al. 2009: 248-251.

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