|Fresco on the Tomb of Iti showing the transportation of wheat by donkey.
Donkeys were more commonly used by the Ancient Egyptians than camels.
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|Food offerings to the dead. From a decorative detail from the Sarcophagus |
of Irinimenpu. (Photo by DeAgostini/Getty Images)
|Legal text on parchment, written in hieratic: a list of witnesses
the settlement of a quarrel, 1000 BC.
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