Archaeologists have discovered perhaps the name of the ancient king of Egypt. According to today's chairwoman of the international group of archaeologists Salima Ikram, in El-Kharga oasis in the south of the country on a rock found carved the name of an ancient ruler — Aa.
Scholars date the find about the third millennium BC and include the name of the king Zero to a dynasty that ruled the country before it was merged Ancient Egypt Pharaohs of the First Dynasty. The inscription also proves that the territory of ancient Egypt extended far beyond the valley of the Nile, reports RIA "Novosti".
Battery News, 03/03/2004 14:38
Source: RIA "Novosti"
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