Anne-Sophie von Bomhard
Theological Defences at the Canopic Gate in the Saïte Period
Oxford Centre for Maritime Archaeology Monograph 9, 2018 | ISBN 9781905905409
A remarkable range of inscribed bronze objects were found in the demolition layer of a temple identified at site M8 at Thonis-Heracleion. This work shows how they performed a crucial role in the theological, rather than physical defence of Egypt in the Saïte Period.