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IMAGE number
XIR162110
Title
Headrest with Shu, the Egyptian God of the Air, from the Tomb of Tutankhamun, New Kingdom (ivory) (see also 391029)
Artist
Egyptian 18th Dynasty (c.1567-1320 BC) / Egyptian
Location
Egyptian National Museum, Cairo, Egypt
Medium
ivory
Date
C14th BC
Dimensions
17.5x28.8 cms
Description
Tutankhamun (c. 1341-1323 BC) King of Ancient Egypt; lions symbolize the mountains of the east and west horizons between which the sun rose and set;
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
funerary / lion / horizon / deity / ancient egypt / toutankhamon / tutankhamen
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