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This headdress, placed over the mummified head of the deceased king in 1343 B. The following are the uniconsonantals: And a few biconsonantals and triconsonantals: Technically we don't know what vowels went in between the consonants of each sign. Every individual that lived in Egypt was expected to pay the tax by doing work for the public for at least a couple of weeks out of the year. We believe that Seti may have only reigned for about six years, from about 1199 until 1193 B.

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