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Debbie Challis, Served As a Learning Officer at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, Provided Commentary On Fayum Images in Egypt-‘Diogenes the flute-player’ had ‘thick and curly’ hair with ‘features distinctly Jewish in type’

Debbie Challis, Served As a Learning Officer at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, Provided Commentary On Fayum Images in Egypt-‘Diogenes the flute-player’ had ‘thick and curly’ hair with ‘features distinctly Jewish in type’

Source: The Archaeology of Race The Eugenic Ideas of Francis Galton and Flinders Petrie (Bloomsbury Academic) 2013 A.D. Note: Page 117 of The Archeology of Race source. Note: Page 118 of Archeology of Race source. Note: From a Google search of Diogenes the Flute player. This source potentially provides a clear depiction of an ancient Jew who lived in Egypt. If this is a ancient Jewish person, then one can see that he has 'thick and curly' (curly hair) which is often attributed to "black" people frequently across different time periods.
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