Temple of Ramesses II, Abydos and Tomb of Ramose, Thebes

A relief from the temple of Ramesses II at Abydos showing a Nubian captive. Nubians came from the area now in southern Egypt and northern Sudan. Here the captive is shown with the same skin colour as the Egyptian priests.

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