Egyptian Art gallery
By: Kyle Modiano
This is a traditional Egyptian vase used for storing wine. The depiction is of Heracles fighting Busiris.
This statue depicts Horus who was believed to be the son of Osiris he is standing among crocodiles which probably has some symbolic reason.
This is a depiction of a sphinx. It is not known if this was a decorative piece or if it had a function.
This depicts a family on a bed. This was probably made for a family so that they could remember their child and wife.
This statue depicts Horus who was believed to be the son of Osiris. Every living king was considered to be Horus's sould in a different body.
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The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Cincinnati Art Museum
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