Journal of year 1 of Ramesses VI on recto and verso

Cyperus papyrus, ink | 20 x 59cm | New Kingdom, 1190-1076 BCE

Unknown Artist

The waning of the Ramesside kings' power becomes increasingly evident with the reign of Ramesse VI (1145 - 1139 BC). As evidenced by this document, which reports events dated to the first year of his reign, the workers of Deir el-Medina periodically ...
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