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    Ancient Egyptian copper

    This is really interesting on the source of this important metal as used in ancient Egypt.

    http://www.mining.com/egyptian-coppers-origin-revealed/
    Living DNA's former Cautious mode:
    Wales-related ancestry: 86.8%
    Cornwall: 8%
    North England-related ancestry: 5.2%
    Y line: Peak District, England. Big Y match: Scania, Sweden; TMRCA 1,250 ybp (YFull);
    mtDNA: traces to Glamorgan, Wales
    Mother's Y: traces to Llanvair Discoed, Wales

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