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Old March 6 2009, 04:41 PM   #119
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Re: Lost 5x08: "LaFleur"

AceAceAceAce wrote: View Post
From another board:


...Taweret became seen, very early in Egyptian history, as a deity of protection in pregnancy and childbirth. Pregnant women wore amulets with her name or likeness to protect their pregnancies. Her image could also be found on knives made from hippopotamus ivory, which would be used as wands in rituals to drive evil spirits away from mothers and children...

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