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Egyptian Crown (The)

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That of Upper Egypt was a high conical white cap, terminating in a knob. That of Lower Egypt was red. If a king governed both countries he wore both crowns (that of Lower Egypt outside the other). This double crown was called a pschent.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Ego and Non-Ego
Egoism
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Egypt
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Egyptian Days
Egyptian Festivals (The)
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Eisteddfod
Either
Ejusdem Farinæ (Latin)
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