Moon God Figurine

Contributed by The Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology

This is a bronze seated figure of a moon god, shown in human form with a tripartite wig, uraeus, moon crescent and disc, surmounted by an Atef-Crown of ram's horns, a central element, 2 ostrich feathers and two crowned uraei. The disc supported at the back by a narrow pill.

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Location

Egypt

Culture
Period

26th Dynasty to the Ptolemaic Period

Theme
Size
H:
13.7cm
W:
2.5cm
Colour
Material

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