Used from: New Kingdom ‘around 1550BC -50BC’ was a book of magical spells & guided to the underworld tradition of funerary texts, religious and magical texts which was central to ancient Egyptian civilisation and written in Hieroglyphic or hieratic script.
History of Book of the Dead ?
- Posted on June 9, 2015
- Ancient Egypt, Ancient world history
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