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Suckling Pigs and Divine Nobles in Ancient Egypt

[First posted August 2009,  Revised 08 December 2011] The topic of pigs in Ancient Egypt has had a history based, in early years, perhaps more on pigs in Egypt today rather than the raising of pigs based on textual and pictorial … Continue reading

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Suckling Pigs and Divine Nobles in Ancient Egypt

Suckling Pigs and Divine Nobles in Ancient Egypt. For whatever reason, this blog *Suckling Pigs…* posted a couple of years ago, has been getting lots of hits on a daily basis, and so I’m cleaning it a bit and  putting … Continue reading

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