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Summary

Autobiography of Weni-Uni currently is housed Cairo Museum.

Class:

  • Museum
  • visible
  • Location ± 25-100 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Çorum Archaeological Museum

Çorum Archaeology ve Ethnography Museum

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Sutobiography of Weni a court official of the sixth dynasty made ca 2280 BC records the earliest known Egyptian military campaigns in Sinai and the Levant.

See:

  1. James Henry Breasted, "Inscription of Uni" in Ancient Records of Egypt,  1906, Part One, sections 291-294, 306-315, 319-324
  2. Nigel C. Strudwick, Texts from the Pyramid Age, Society of Biblical Literature, Atlanta 2005, pp.352ff.