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2009-10-30 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the decision by New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art to return a granite fragment to Egypt. The Met has announced that it will be returning a granite fragment from a shrine (or naos) to Egypt on Thursday October 29, 2009. The piece bears the name of the 12th Dynasty (Middle Kingdom) pharaoh Amenemhat I (1985-1956 BC). The shrine was linked to the Egyptian god Amun. Dorothea Arnold, the Lila Acheson Wallace...

2008-07-08 12:00:39

If surfing, boating, golfing, relaxing and great food and wine on the Pacific Ocean are qualities you desire in a beachside home or condo, look no further than NAOS in Mexico's Riviera Baja. New growth in the Baja area has gotten locals and many other California, Nevada and Arizona natives very excited; yet, no building thus far has featured the high-standard of quality and value that discerning buyers demand in today's market...until now. NAOS will create the area's most sophisticated...

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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.