Amun, Mut, and Khonsu

Illustration

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 05 January 2015

Three standing-striding divine bronze figures from ancient Egypt. This divine triad represents the god Amun, who wears the feathered crown (behind); the goddess Mut (right); and the god Khonsu (as a child). From modern-day Egypt. Late Egyptian period, 25th-26th Dynasties, 700-600 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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