Model of a Soul House

Model of a Soul House

At Rifah in middle Egypt, the British excavator William Flinders Petrie found clay models of houses such as this placed near burials in such a way that he concluded they had been placed above the …

Funeral Bed of Osiris

Osiris on his funeral bed inscribed with the name of king Djedkheperew. The sculpture was tentatively attributed to another 13th Dynasty king, Khendjer, but examinations of the inscriptions proved that it originally bore the name …

Ka Statue of King Hor Awibre

Ka Statue of King Hor Awibre

This statue was excavated in 1894 in the tomb of king Hor Awibre that was found by a team of excavators under the direction of Jacques de Morgan. The tomb is located north of the …