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Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
by
published on 03 January 2015

In this greywacke statue, the god Horus (depicted as a falcon; head is lost) protects the praying figure of Nectanebo II. From Memphis, Egypt. 30th Dynasty, circa 350 BCE. (State Museum of Egyptian Art, Munich, Germany).


About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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APA Style

Amin, O. S. M. (2015, January 03). Horus & Nectanebo II. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3429/

Chicago Style

Amin, Osama S. M. "Horus & Nectanebo II." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 03, 2015. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3429/.

MLA Style

Amin, Osama S. M. "Horus & Nectanebo II." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 03 Jan 2015. Web. 23 Apr 2019.

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