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Aegis with Apis Head
Aegis with Apis Head

The head of a bull, symbolizing Apis, is on the top of this aegis, or shield. Apis wears the horned sun disk crown decorated with the cobra and surmounted by two feathers.

Aegis

Amulet Depicting Feathers of Amun
Amulet Depicting Feathers of Amun

The amulet depicts the two ostrich feathers that were part of the crown of the god Amun. Although made from inanimate objects, this type of amulet is considered to have authority and power.

Amulet

Amulet in Form of Two Fingers
Amulet in Form of Two Fingers

The amulet depicts a pair of fingers. In the netherworld, a pair of fingers could substitute for damaged body parts or organs and could be used for protection against magic.

Amulet

Anthropoid Coffin of Aba
Anthropoid Coffin of Aba

This wooden anthropoid coffin belongs to Aba, son of Ankh-Hor. Aba was the governor of Upper Egypt and the chief of its treasury.

Coffin / Sarcophagus of Humans

Anubis Carrying the Moon Disk
Anubis Carrying the Moon Disk

Anubis, the black jackal, was the animal that personified the deity who was believed to protect the cemetery, and thus became the patron deity of mummification. On this cartonnage piece, the jackal-headed god comes, carrying the disk of the moon, and wishing the deceased long life. He wears a gilded collar, an unusual short kilt with a long tail hanging from the front and sandals.

Coffin / Sarcophagus / Cartonnage

Base of Statue of Taharqa
Base of Statue of Taharqa

This base is part of a statue of King Taharqa, which originally was huge, judging from the size of the feet. The front of the base is decorated with two kneeling figures of bound foreigners, tied to the symbols of Upper and Lower Egypt.

Base

Block Statue of Be-se-en-mut
Block Statue of Be-se-en-mut

This statue depicts Be-se-en-mut who was a priest of the god Montu, Mayor of Thebes and judge of the city of Thebes. He is squatting on a round cushion and his body is completely covered by a cloak.

Statue

Block Statue of Djedkhonsuiuefankh
Block Statue of Djedkhonsuiuefankh

This statue of Djedkhonsuiuefankh, the Fourth Priest of Amun, shows him seated on a rectangular base and completely covered with a wide garment.

Statue

Block Statue of Hahat, Son of Paenpi
Block Statue of Hahat, Son of Paenpi

The statue belongs to a high priest of the god Montu named Hahat, son of Paenpi. He is squatting, completely covered in a cloak decorated with two vertical lines. His almond-shaped eyes and eyebrows marked with cosmetic lines are considered remarkable.

Statue

Block Statue of Hor
Block Statue of Hor

This statue depicts Hor in a squatting position, completely enveloped in a cloak; only his arms can be seen in front of his head.

Statue

Block Statue of Hor with Gods
Block Statue of Hor with Gods

This block statue represents Hor. His head is completely shaved and his body is entirely covered by a close-fitting garment.

Statue

Block Statue of Hor-Sa-Iset
Block Statue of Hor-Sa-Iset

This block statue of Hor-Sa-Iset depicts him squatting on a low base with his arms crossed on his knees. He holds a plant sculpted with full details.

Statue

Block Statue of Khnum-Ib-Re
Block Statue of Khnum-Ib-Re

This statue is an idealized representation of Khnum-Ib-Re. A hieroglyphic text appeals to the living to recite an offering formula for his sake.

Statue

Block Statue of Montuemhat
Block Statue of Montuemhat

Montuemhat was the Fourth Prophet of Amun and Mayor of Thebes.

Statue

Block Statue of Pa-di-Hor
Block Statue of Pa-di-Hor

This statue depicts Pa-di-Hor wearing a garment with a portrayal of an offering scene to the god Amun-Re.

Statue

Block Statue of Padiamun-Nebnesuttawy
Block Statue of Padiamun-Nebnesuttawy

This statue shows its owner in a squatting position with his body completely enveloped in a cloak.

Statue

Block Statue of Pedamunopet
Block Statue of Pedamunopet

Pedamunopet is portrayed crouching with his arms folded on his knees beneath his cloak.

Statue

Block Statue of Priest Horsiese
Block Statue of Priest Horsiese

This squatting statue of a priest of Amun in Karnak depicts him clad in an unbelted ankle-length kilt, with his feet and arms free. In an uncommon position, the elbows hug the knees, rather than rest upon them.

Statue

Block Statue of Psammetik, Son of Thanenhebu
Block Statue of Psammetik, Son of Thanenhebu

This block statue depicts a high official named Psammetik, son of Thanenhebu.

Statue

Block Statue of a Man
Block Statue of a Man

This block statue shows a man, who is wearing a wig and a small beard, holding a plant in his right hand; around his waist is a long girdle.

Statue

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