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Ka Statue of King Hor Egyptian Statue

Ka Statue of King Hor Egyptian Statue - Price: $24.50 This wooden structure is a magnificent well-preserved masterpiece. It depicts the Ka statue of King Hor I /Au-ib-Re which is clearly marked by the Ka hieroglyphic sign as two upraised arms topping the head. The Ka or guardian spirit had to survive in the statue to keep its owner alive. The original statue (at right) found within its accompanying naos or shrine was covered with a fine layer of painted stucco. The king is sculpted…

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Sculpture of the Maize God with headdress in the form of a stylized ear of corn and hair in the form of the silk of the corn. Date: 600-800. Copán Ruinas, Honduras - Central America

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