Temple Relief of Nyuserre

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 26 August 2019
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This limestone relief came from the Mortuary Temple of the pharaoh Nyuserre Ini (late 25th Century BCE) at Abusir, Egypt. Nyuserre is protected by the Wadjet and receives life from Anubis. Nyuserre was the 6th ruler of the 5th Dynasty. Old Kingdom, 5th Dynasty, 2nd half of the 25th century BCE. It is on display at the Neues Museum in Berlin, Germany.

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About the Author

Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2019, August 26). Temple Relief of Nyuserre. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11120/temple-relief-of-nyuserre/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Temple Relief of Nyuserre." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 26, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/11120/temple-relief-of-nyuserre/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Temple Relief of Nyuserre." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Aug 2019. Web. 15 Oct 2021.