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Mark Cartwright
by Jaun R. Lazaro
published on 22 January 2016
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An ivory lable fragment depicting the Egyptian king Den (c. 2990 BCE) who ruled during the First Dynasty. He is the first ruler to be depicted wearing the double crown of Upper and Lower Egypt. Abydos, Umm el Qaab, tomb T, the Tomb of Horus Den. (Egyptian Museum, Cairo)

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