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From the Editor Editorial comment from Peter Phillips features

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Egyptological News Summarised by Sarah Griffiths.

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Paddle Dolls: Iconography and Identity Megan Clark makes a study of the ‘barbarous looking’ Middle Kingdom artefacts.

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Gebel el-Silsila Through The Ages: 6 The Ramesside Period Part 2: Quarrying Maria Nilsson and John Ward explore the Ramesside quarries and the Temple of Sobek and discover a unique blueprint for quarrying.

2424 Eight Masterpieces of Ancient Egyptian Jewellery Nigel Fletcher-Jones describes eight stunning pieces created by the ancient craftsmen.

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Highlights of Manchester Museum: 25 Campbell Price discusses a substantial wooden mallet found at Deir el-Bahri.

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Inside the Bent and Red Pyramids Sean McLachlan takes us on a scramble into the inner chambers of the Dahshur pyramids.

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The Last Wealthy City of the Delta Ayman Wahby and Said Eltalhawy excavate Graeco-Roman Tell Tebilla.

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Pharaoh, Osiris and the Mummy A new exhibition at Aix-en-Provence is photographed by Alain Guilleux.

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Per Mesut: for Younger Readers Hilary Wilson launches Christmas with gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.

Maps of Egypt and Timeline 4 Competition 11 Readers’ Letters 48 Book Reviews 58

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November/December 2020 VOLUME 21, NO. 2: ISSUE NO. 122

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