Stela of Amun & Horus the Behdetite

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 21 March 2016
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Only part of this limestone stela has survived. The stela depicts a barque of the god Amun carried by priests epithet of Horus the Behdetite. From Koptos (Qift), Egypt. 19th Dynasty, 1292-1187 BCE. The Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, London (With thanks to The Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, UCL).

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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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Amin, O. S. M. (2016, March 21). Stela of Amun & Horus the Behdetite. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4666/

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Amin, Osama S. M. "Stela of Amun & Horus the Behdetite." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 21 Mar 2016. Web. 19 Sep 2020.

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