WALL FRAGMENT - Egyptian

WALL FRAGMENT - Egyptian

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Product Number:49682

Size:

15 3/4" x 12"

Date:

1570-1342 BC
Large, carved limestone wall fragment depicts a winged Isis, protective goddess who used magic spells to help people in need, the wife of Osiris and the mother of Horus, standing on the left. Her sister, Nephthys (also with wings), a protective goddess of the dead, stands facing her on the right. Rows of incised hieroglyphs in the background, a colorful geometric border on the top and bottom. Colors include yellow ochre, green, blue, red and black. Light earthen patina. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty.

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