The XXXth Dynasty renewed the period of great temples.
Petrie, A History of Egypt (from the earliest times to the XXXth Dynasty) (3 vols., London, 1899-1905); E.
The temple and town continued to be rebuilt at intervals down to the times of the XXXth dynasty, and the cemetery was used continuously.
The latest building was a new temple of Nekhtnebf in the XXXth dynasty.
The Metternich stela (XXXth Dynasty), the finest example of a class of prophylactic stelae generally known by the name of "Horus on the crocodiles," is inscribed with a long text relating the adventures of Isis and Horus in the marshes of the Delta.
The great temple of Philae was begun under the XXXth Dynasty; that of Behbet seems to have been built by Ptolemy II.