Episode 39: The Wealth of Asia

Amenemhat II (Part 2): Fabulous Wealth.

Around 1920 BCE, Egypt was prospering. Trade brought wealth from foreign lands, and many exotic goods found their way into royal and non-royal caches. Some of these treasures survive, and have been recovered by archaeologists...

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