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Have you learnt who the traditional Egyptian god of the underworld is? What kind of masks could an embalmer put on when undertaking the mummification approach on a physique? Who used to be the main profitable of all of the pharaohs? these types of questions and extra are responded during this attention-grabbing easy-to-read consultant to historical Egypt. even if you're learning the topic and want entry to the real info quick, otherwise you are only attracted to this interesting interval of heritage, this glorious quick-read advisor containing over 100 proof is an ideal addition for your bookshelf.

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62-70 in The Oriental Institute 1995-1996 Annual Report. Chicago: Oriental Institute, University of Chicago. , and Gardiner,A. H. 1920 The Tomb of Antefoker,Vizier of Sesostris I, and of his Wife,Senet (No. 60). ThebanTomb Series 2. London:Egypt ExplorationSociety. De Morgan,J. 1903 Fouilles a Dahchour en 1894-1895. Vienna: Holzhausen. Derchain,P. 1985 Sinouhe et Ammounech. GottingerMiszellen 87: 7-13. TWO EARLY ALPHABETICINSCRIPTIONSFROMTHE WADI EL-HOL De Rouge, F. 1874 Memoiresur l'origine egyptiennede l'alphabet phenicien.

Journal of Egyptian Archaeology 81: 221-25. , and Quirke,S. Journalof Egyptian Archaeology78: 13-18. Manassa,C. 2003 The Great KarnakInscriptionof Merneptah: Grand Strategy in the 13th century BC. Yale Egyptological Studies 5. New Haven: Yale Egyptological Seminar. Marciniak,M. 1974 Les Inscriptions hieratiques du Temple de Thoutmosis III. Deir El-Bahari 1. Warsaw: PWN-Editionsscientifiquesde Pologne. TWO EARLY ALPHABETICINSCRIPTIONSFROM THE WADI EL-HOL Meeks, D. 1998 Annee lexicographique,3 vols.

599) contrastwith differentiatedupperand lower legs (no. 598, similar to the legs on humanfigures in our inscriptions). For the zigzag of the legs, compare also the feet of the late Old Kingdom sign of the kneeling man with pouring vessel in Dobrev 1996: 121, fig. 1; 140, photo 3. 95 54. Cf. the versions from Edfu (Sainte Fare Garnot 1937: pl. 14, fig. 6 [vertical]), Sharuna (Goedicke 1988: 2a), Elephantine (Goedicke 1988: 2a; Moller 1927a:44, Elephantineexample [P10523(E)186]), the Khor el-Aquiba in Nubia (Lopez 1966: 24-25, 28, pls.

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