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Palindromic amulet found in Cyprus

Archaeologists working in Cyprus have unearthed an amulet that contains an inscription which can be read backwards as well as forwards. On the other side of the amulet is an inscription, written in Greek, that reads the same backward as it does forward, making it a palindrome. It reads: ???W ???????? ?????????? ????????? ?????????? ???????? ??????W ??? This translates to

Egyptian scarab amulet found in Tel Aviv

A rare scarab amulet has been unearthed in the ancient city of Jaffa, which is now part of Tel Aviv. Archaeologists excavating the ancient city of Jaffa, now part of Tel Aviv, have long uncovered evidence of Egyptian influence. Now, researchers have learned that a gateway belonging to an Egyptian fortification

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