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For some reasons, when I saw this at the egyptian museum in Turin I thought about mastodon :D



It's the report of a strike by the (relatively elite) workers from Deir el-Medina who were building the current pharaoh's tomb, when they stopped receiving payments/food rations.

bad picture is bad, but this is the first result I found with a quick search and it has another picture and a lot of information https://dianabuja.wordpress.com/2012/03/16/food-strikes-in-ancient-egypt-the-turin-strike-papyrus-etc/

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