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Painted Limestone Figure of a Kneeling Man, Old Kingdom, c. 2400-2200 B.C. Size: 7.3 cm H - 2 7/8 inches - Artemission.com

Pasillo de la capilla con estatuas La morada para la eternidad de Irukaptah Irukaptah fue un hombre que vivió en la V Dinastía. Llevó los títulos de "Sacerdote del Ka del rey" y "Jefe de los Carniceros del Palacio Real".

Painted Limestone Figure of a Kneeling Man, Old Kingdom, c. 2400-2200 B.C. Size: 7.3 cm H - 2 7/8 inches - Artemission.com

AN EGYPTIAN BRONZE FIGURE OF THE APIS BULL, 26TH/30TH DYNASTY, 664-342 B.C. | An Egyptian Bronze Figure of the Apis Bull - inscribed rectangular base, crowned by the sun-disk with uraeus, and wearing a broad beaded collar and a saddle-cloth flanked by a winged vulture and winged scarab over his back, the inscription on the front translating “Apis, gives Life to” and on one side “born of Ta-Her..” and the name (illegible) of the deceased or donor.

Bronze Figure of Bastet holding a sistrum 900 BC - 600 BC Late Period ~ Bastet transformed from a fierce wildcat of a war goddess to a domesticated cat goddess, that protected the Egyptian household.

One of history’s first doctors, Hesire, was the “Chief of Tooth-Doctors and Doctors” at the court of the Old Kingdom pharaoh Djoser. Hesire, from his tomb at Saqqara, Egypt, Dynasty III, Wood. Egyptian Museum, Cairo. ca. 2650 BC.