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Topic: Antinoe

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After the fashion of Greek and Asiatic cities, the city was intersected by streets along the sides of which ran porticoes and colonnades, and several of the the streets were arched over.
The tomb of a young woman named Euphemiâan (?) contained an embroidery case in the folds of her dress, and shoes of red leather enriched with gold tracery.
One of the most noteworthy is that of Deïr Abou-Hennys, where there is an underground church, ornamented with paintings of real interest, less on account of the choice of subjects than for the skill and taste which they show in a Coptic artist of the seventh or eighth century.
www.catholicity.com /encyclopedia/a/antinoe.html   (490 words)

Anaasius the Martyr at Antinoe in Khemet (Ptah Merri) (313)
Irais (Rhais) of Antinoe in Khemet (Ptah Merri).
Irais (Rhais) of Antinoe in Khemet (Ptah Merri) Khemet (Ptah Merri), Antinoe Virginmartyr
www.angelfire.com /realm/blackcatholics/earlyblacksaints.pg2.html   (15090 words)

 Chnum - OnlineEncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
In certain locations, such as Elephantine, since Chnum was thought of as a god pouring out the Nile, he was regarded as the husband of Satis (who did much the same), and the father of Anuket, who represented the Nile itself.
In other locations, such as Antinoe, as the moulder and creator of the human body, he was sometimes regarded as the consort of Heget, since it was her responsible for breathing life into his creations.
Alternatively, in places such as Esna, due to his aspect as creator of the body, they viewed him as the father of Heka, who activated the Ka, and consequently as the husband of Menhit.
www.neareasternarchaeology.com /encyclopedia/index.php/Khnemu   (566 words)

 Dictionary: Antimache to Arsippe, Greek Mythology Link.
Of this woman it is said that she, in accordance with an oracle and following a snake (Serpent 8), removed the inhabitants of Ptolis to a new place near the river Ophis in Arcadia.
Antinoe 1 is daughter of King Cepheus 2 of Tegea [Pau.8.8.4].
Antinoe 2 migrated to Mantinea in Arcadia, fleeing from the scandal at her father's death.
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Martyr Marcionilla with Julian at Antinoe in Egypt (313).
MartyrAnthony with Julian at Antinoe in Egypt (313).
Martyr Anastasius with Julian at Antinoe in Egypt (313).
www.ausorthodox.com /01-99.htm   (1117 words)

 Sts. Julian and Basilissa
Husband and wife; died at Antioch or, more probably, at Antinoe, in the reign of Diocletian, early in the fourth century, on 9 January, according to the Roman Martyrology, or 8 January, according to the Greek Menaea.
During the persecution of Diocletian he was arrested, tortured, and put to death at Antioch, in Syria, by the order of the governor, Martian, according to the Latins, at Antinoe, in Egypt, according to the Greeks, which seems more probable.
Unfortunately, the Acts of this martyr belong to those pious romances so much appreciated in early times, whose authors, unearned only for the edification of their readers, drowned the few known facts in a mass of imaginary details.
www.heiligenlexikon.de /CatholicEncyclopedia/Basilissa.html   (367 words)

 Marine Exchange Content Page
The ANTINOE was able to give only a dead reckoning position, as for several days they has seen neither sun nor stars from which to work out an accurate position fix.
The ANTINOE was now on her beam-ends slowly settling by the stern.
With their stricken ship dead in the water and wallowing on her beam-ends, the men on the ANTINOE wondered, as each giant green comber rolled over her, if this would be the death blow.
www.sfmx.org /aboutus/abandonstory.htm   (1399 words)

 Christian Antinoopolis (Antinoe, or Ansina) and its Environs
The ruins of Antinoe are located a little over six miles south of Beni Hasan at a village called Sheikh Abada, which itself sits in a lovely setting amidst palm trees on the east bank of the Nile.
In the center of this semicircle are the remains of a Christian monastery with walls that were built of crude bricks.
Only a few kilometers south of Antinoe is the village of Deir Abu Hinnis where the Church of Saint John the Short is situated.
www.touregypt.net /featurestories/antinoe.htm   (2029 words)

 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The 19th century archeological finds at the Egyptian city of Antinoe, however, reveal a cloak which is more circular, almost oval in shape.
The graves at Antinoe, dated to the 6th century, were discovered in 1896 by Albert Gayet (the cloak was uncovered in 1897).
The cloak from Antinoe is cut from a single piece of cloth in the shape of an oval (there are no seams present, except for a line of stitching across one end of the fold line, forming a sort of pleat).
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 Ghereh17   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
At the basis of this tradition was the linguistic transmission of iconographic information by way of simple mnemonic chants and fixed-action patterns learnt in childhood through repetition.
The splendid textiles and carpet fragments found in the ruins of the ancient Egyptian city of Antinoe, are currently on show in Florence.
The privilege of being a city of 'special status', and the opening of a caravan route which stretched from the Red Sea to Antinoe itself, had a determining effect on its flourishing economy...
www.ghereh.org /new/gh_17.htm   (479 words)

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Negatives made during the excavation of Antinoë (modern el-Sheikh Ibâda, opposite el-Ashmûnein, in Middle Egypt) in 1913-14 by Johnson for the Graeco-Roman branch of the Egypt Exploration Society.
He was trained as a papyrologist and before his work at Antinoë he had excavated at Atfî.
Although there are earlier pharaonic monuments in the area, especially a temple of Ramesses II (1279-1213 BC), the city of Antinoë was founded in AD 130 by Emperor Hadrian in memory of the death by drowning of his lover Antinous.
www.ashmol.ox.ac.uk /gri/4johnson.html   (285 words)

 The Chlamys
One widely referenced SCA publication describes it as a "trapezoidal pattern with the narrowed end being at the top." (4) The 19th century archeological finds at the Egyptian city of Antinoe, however, reveal a cloak which is more circular, almost oval in shape.
The restoration of the chlamys was undertaken in 1992 in conjunction with an exhibition at Musee Historique de Tissus explaining the art of textile restoration (5).
I have yet to uncover the exact dimenion of the restored chlamys; however, contemporary illustrations portray a knee-length tunic underneath with the chlamys being somewhat longer and sometimes as long as floor length, especially in the case of the Emperor or Empress.
www.barhus.org /chlamys.html   (1341 words)

 The British Museum: About   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
It was at this period that the street pattern, including the Dromos of Hermes and Antinoe Street, was laid out.
These new avenues were lined with monumental buildings of classical style, including a major Ptolemaic temple dedicated to King Ptolemy III (246-222 BC) and Queen Berenike by the cavalry soldiers of Hermopolis, which stood east of the crossroads on the south side of Antinoe Street.
Parts of the monumental columns which marked the intersection of the Dromos of Hermes and Antinoe Street were also excavated.
www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk /aes/excavations/ashmunein5.html   (197 words)

 Holy Martyrs of Antinoopolis
These stories of the Martyrs of Antinoopolis, also called Antinoe are taken from the Catholic and Orthodox lists of Matyrs.
When he had imprisoned Christians for their confession of faith, one of them, named Apollonius, a reader of the Church, lost his courage at the sight of the instruments of torture, and thought how he might escape torments without denying Christ.
She was put to death at Alexandria or at Antinoe, Egypt, during the persecutions of Emperor Diocletian.
www.antinopolis.org /martyrs.html   (1337 words)

 Sassanian Riding Costume Bibliography
Includes color photographs of the red Antinoe coat with close-ups of trimmings/edgings, as well as some examples of 9th and 10th-11th century Byzantine reliquary pouches.
Albert Gayet was the archeologist in charge of the Antinoe dig.
This little obscure volume gives some valuable information on the Antinoe physical site, and is especially useful for one reason - a line drawing of a wall painting showing a riding coat with a distinctive diagonal front closure.
www.barhus.org /Sassbib.html   (1472 words)

 Antinoe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Antinoe is located a little over 6 miles south of Beni Hasan at a village called Sheikh Abada.
Much of Antinoe may now be in Cairo.
Apparently, materials from this site were quarried to build the 15th century mosques there, and it is also rumored that Salah ad-Din used the enclosure wall of the temple to build the fortification around Cairo.
www.touregypt.net /antinoe.htm   (185 words)

 News - Old Comb Reveals Nits On The Nile
Seven head lice were recovered from the debris found among the fine teeth of a wooden comb excavated in Antinoë, Egypt, and dated between the fifth and sixth centuries AD.
This comb was received by the museum in 1914, together with several other archaeological items recovered by the Egypt Exploration Fund during the excavation of town rubbish mounds in Antinoë, Egypt.
A small amount of reddish-brown dry debris was carefully removed with fine forceps from among the teeth of the comb; the material from each side was placed in separate Petri dishes.
www.headlice.org /news/classics/nitsonthenile.htm   (769 words)

 Fire drives out three families   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Smoke and water damage throughout forced the Red Cross to supply housing for all the residents.
The house is owned by Antinoe and Mireya Abreu, who occupy the first floor with their daughters, Sobeya, 31, and Solange, 37.
Two Abreu brothers, Jose, 40, and Antinoe, 45, occupy the second floor, with Jose's wife, Aura, and children Aurelina, 19, Isaura, 17, and Laury, 13.
www.eagletribune.com /news/stories/20030620/HA_007.htm   (485 words)

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While the name Antinoe creates the urge to be self-expressive and sociable, without a properly balanced last name, it causes a argumentative and intolerant expression.
The name of Antinoe creates a happy, versatile, and expressive nature, with good business judgment and a fine sense of responsibility, which should enable you to establish congenial relationships in positions of trust where you are dealing with the public.
You have a clever, quick mind, with the ability to accomplish a great deal in a short period of time, although it is not easy for you to systematize your efforts.
www.kabalarians.com /male/antinoe.htm   (402 words)

Anastasius-I am the Martyr at Antinoe in Egypt (313) Athanasia and my Daughters I am the Martyr at Canopus in Egypt, Canopus (311) Athanasia and Her Husband October 9 - Venerable, of Egypt Anthony with Julian at Antinoe in Egypt (313), Martyr.
-I am the Martyr Anastasius at Antinoe in Egypt (313) I am the Martyr Athanasia and my Daughters at Canopus in Egypt, Canopus (311) October 9 - Venerable Athanasia and Her Husband, of Egypt Anthony with Julian at Antinoe in Egypt (313), Martyr.
of Thebais Prima, suffragan of Antinoe, in Egypt.
www.angelfire.com /realm/blackcatholics/earlyblacksaints.pg5.html   (16121 words)

 The Coptic Tapestry Albums: And the Archaeologist of Antinoe, Albert Gayet - MicroUse.com Shopping
Vibrant tapestries of beribboned birds, cantering centaurs, and Dionysian dancers, woven in Coptic Egypt more than a thousand years ago, were artfully arranged in a handsome pair of albums in 1913.
Many textiles in this important collection, housed at the Henry Art Gallery at the University of Washington, were once joined by warp and weft with those from the Musée du Louvre and other major museums.
Nancy Hoskins deftly interweaves the creation of the textiles in the Greco-Roman city of Antinoé, Egypt, with their discovery by the charismatic French archaeologist Albert Gayet (1856-1916).
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 Lives of Saints :: Hator 13   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Departure of St. Timothy, Bishop of Ansena (Antinoe).
He became a monk at a young age and lived a righteous life.
Because of his chastity, righteousness, knowledge and his good character, he was chosen bishop for the city of Ansena (Antinoe).
www.copticchurch.net /synaxarium/g_11_23_2003.html   (1031 words)

 FLAG SIGNALS: COLORFUL COMMUNICATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
While it is possible to spell out whole words with flags, this is almost never done.
Above: This painting depicts the 1926 rescue of the crew of the British freighter Antinoe by the U.S. Liner President Roosevelt during a fierce gale in the North Atlantic.
The President Roosevelt stayed with the Antinoe for 85 hours, flying the code flags "A" over "I" - "I am standing by to assist." The crew were finally taken off by lifeboat.
www.techprose.com /Samples/Sfmaritime/vrmovies/muvr2hs4.htm   (242 words)

 Women in Old World Archaeology
During the 1960s she became involved in diverse research projects including Greek and Roman sculptural iconography and Coptic art.
Frequently returning to Egypt, in 1965 she participated in the excavations of Antinoe.
In 1973 she became a full professor of archaeology and History of Greek and Roman Art at the University of Rome.
www.brown.edu /Research/Breaking_Ground/results.php?d=1&first=Lucia&last=Guerrini   (258 words)

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To Juvenius Genialis, his highness the prefect of Egypt, from Aurelia Sarapias, of Antinoe.
On behalf of my orphan daughter who is under age, my lord prefect, I make this supplication and take refuge in your power.
My husband Aurelius Paulus, of Antinoe, departed this life intestate, leaving our daughter, called Paulina, quite young.
www.columbia.edu /cu/libraries/inside/projects/apis/berkeley/input/data/20040305/file295.txt   (148 words)

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The pagan priest Kallinikos, having seen the bravery and the miracle involving Saint Thyrsos, believed in Christ and boldly confessed the true faith, for which he was beheaded by the sword.
The Holy Martyrs Philemon, Apollonios, Arian and Theotykhos suffered for the faith in Egypt, at the city of Antinoe, under the emperor Diocletian (284-305).
Saint Arian up until his conversion to Christ was a persecutor of Christians, among which number were the martyrs Apollonios and Philemon.
cs-people.bu.edu /butta1/martyrs/orthodox.cn/divenbog/DEC/14-DEC.DOC   (2193 words)

 Synaxarium: Paapi 7   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
He went to Mount Antinoe (Ansena) where he lived with his disciple Ezekiel, who was a witness to his virtues.
In his exceeding love to the Lord Jesus he exhausted his body with asceticism, fasting, prayers and forsaking earthly matters in a way that surpassed human endurance.
St. Paul spoke to the Lord and said, "Any goodness I have is due to Your care, You have created us and have redeemed us by Your death for us; we the undeserving sinners." The Lord comforted and strengthened him.
www.mycopticchurch.com /saints/Synaxarium.asp?m=2&d=7   (422 words)

 Shadow o Antinoe - Darkness and Disapointment
Belena was with Auletes and the old Alexandra in the triclinium and told them all about what happened in Antinoe, and how they had ben attacked by the Ala Riders.
The surviving members of the raid at hadrianus’s house in Antinoe had told him she was feisty… Good.
He loved a good fight, He lunged foreword, this time more forcefully, and cried out in pain as Belena slashed one of his eyes with the gold pin she was using to hold up her hair.
www.ancientworlds.net /aw/Post/158643   (886 words)

 Cairo Coptic Museum - Egypt's Tourism Net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
One side shows the Raising of Lazarus and the Healing of the Blind Man ; the reverse, a saint on horseback within a garland held by two angels.
Fine combs have been discovered in tombs from the roman and Byzantine periods ; at Antinoe combs were found lying on the chests of the deceased.
The practical design of one row of fine teeth and one of thicker teeth was introduced by the Greeks.
www.tourism.egnet.net /attraction/culture/p27.htm   (206 words)

 Viborg Shirt
These tunics, the cut of which is Persian-inspired, can be followed throughout the Mediterranean countries in the latter half of the first millennium.
Some of the preserved garments from Antinoë from the 6-7th century AD were made from wool or linen in a narrow width; the finished garment is folded across the warp direction like a poncho, and have long inset sleeves (fig.
From the 5th century the cruciform tunic loses its dominant role, apparently due to strong influences from Persian garment traditions, which were however known all over the Roman empire earlier; on the Marcus Aurelius column from the 2nd century AD there are representations both of Roman classical costume and of near-eastern costumes.
www.forest.gen.nz /Medieval/articles/Viborg/VIBORG.HTM   (6163 words)

 Byzantine Textiles and Embellishments   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
You may argue that Coptic finds are not an accurate representation of the clothing worn in and around Byzantium, but from what I have read I am convinced they are.
The Coptic Tapestry Albums and the Archaeologist of Antinoé, Albert Gayet by Nancy Arthur Hoskins.
Excellent, short overview excerpted from her book The Coptic Tapestry Albums and the Archaeolgist of Antinoé, Albert Gayet.
userweb.suscom.net /~apolloniavoss/projects/Byz/Byz-textiles-embellishments.htm   (1296 words)

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