Kom es-Shouqafa Catacombs, 3/31/05

Descension Friend
Walking down the stairs to the catacombs
A friend peeks out the window as we descend
Tomb decoration Artwork
Artwork over one of the tombs
Artwork over another tomb

Row of tombs
A row of burial niches--the caskets would be placed into each square
Me by one of the tombs

Apologies for the graininess of some of the pictures--remember it's dark down there and my spycam relies on its own "night vision" =)
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