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Item ID: 215822  
  

Egypt Old Postcard Papyrus Hieroglyphs God Horns, Mummy of Hunefer Isis Nephthys

Vintage Old Colour Postcard. Egyptian Hieroglyphs. a) The god Horns wearing the crowns of the North and South, and holding the scepter and flail. b) The mummy of Hunefer within a shrine and Isis and Nephthys as hawks (?) on a tomb. c) Hunefer kneeling in adoration before 2 serpents coiled around papyrus and lotus plants emblematic of the North and South. d) A group of offerings. e) A god seated holding in his left hand the sign of strength (a scepter?) his right hand stretched over the eye of Horns. f) A god seated holding in his left hand the emblem of Millions of years and his right hand between the lakes "Maat" and "Hesmen". g) Hunefer and his wife in a position of adoration.

Publisher: Mayers Papyrus No.I P.C. Reproduced by permission of the Trustees of the British Museum by Albert Mayer, Alexandria
Series No: 209
Faults: Surface damage on back, wear and marks

Price:£3.99€5.19US$5.39

Egypt Old Postcard Papyrus Hieroglyphs God Horns, Mummy of Hunefer Isis Nephthys


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