What is papyrus?

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Papyrus was used about 3500 BC. by the Ancient Egyptians. They used it to write records for the Pharaohs. Traders also wrote on this Paper Payrus. They used reed like instruments to write on the Papyrus. Papyrus is an early form of paper made from the bark of trees. The Chinese used Papyrus first.
It is a thick type of paper made from the pith of the papyrus plant. First manufactured in Egypt as far back as the 4th millennium BC

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