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Shocking Anchient Egypt Facts Unearthed (24 pics) - Picture #9

Posted in Random » Interesting   11 Aug 2017   / 36 views


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Cleopatra's Needle is an ancient Egyptian obelisk that was transported to New York City from Alexandria in 1881. It has suffered much more damage during the short time spent in America than it had during almost 3000 years in Egypt. Pollution and acid rains are to blame for the weathering.










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