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  • Of Assiut, and 4 m.
  • ASSIUT, or SLUT, capital of a province of Upper Egypt of the same name, and the largest and best-built town in the Nile Valley south of Cairo, from which it is distant 248 m.
  • Assiut stands near the west bank of the Nile across which, just below the town, is a barrage, completed in 1902, consisting of an open weir, 2733 ft.
  • Assiut is famous for its red and black pottery and for ornamental wood and ivory work, which find a ready market all over Egypt.
  • Assiut (properly Asyut) is the successor of the ancient Lycopolis (Eg.