The origins of silver, and the bracelets of queen Hetepheres I

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Abstract

For the first time in nearly a century, the famous bracelets of Old Kingdom queen Hetepheres I (c. 2600 BC), mother of king Khufu, were scientifically analysed by an international team led by Macquarie University in Sydney, with surprising results. Reported in popular international magazine 'Ancient Egypt' in November-December 2023.
Original languageEnglish
Pages42-47
Number of pages6
Volume24
No.1
Specialist publicationAncient Egypt
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2023

Keywords

  • Egypt
  • Greece
  • silver
  • trade
  • Byblos
  • Old Kingdom
  • Giza

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